“The U.S. is going to want to keep these as separate issues and not link them formally with a quid pro quo,” he said.
For just eighty-five quid, you too can celebrate Valentine's Day like Prince Charles.
I didn't need a quid pro quo to avoid attacking the young Murdochs.
"bite-sized piece" (of tobacco, etc.), 1727, dialectal variant of Middle English cudde, from Old English cudu, cwidu (see cud).
"one pound sterling," 1680s, British slang, possibly from quid "that which is, essence," (c.1600, see quiddity), as used in quid pro quo (q.v.), or directly from Latin quid "what, something, anything." Cf. French quibus, noted in Barrêre's dictionary of French argot (1889) for "money, cash," said to be short for quibus fiunt omnia.