quid pro quo

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an equal exchange.
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We had no money so we had to live by quid pro quo.

Submitted by acronimous on November 21, 2019

Modified by acronimous on January 01, 2020

Additional definitions for 'quid pro quo':

quid pro quoSomething understood as something else; an equivocation.
quid pro quo(law) This for that; giving something to receive something else; something equivalent; something in return.
quid pro quo(law) A form of sexual discrimination where a person implicitly or explicitly offers something in exchange for sexual favours.
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