|quake in his boots
||feel afraid, be scared, scared spitless
||When the war began, it was scary. We were quaking in our boots.
||(See a question of)
|quick and dirty
||fast or easy, instant, short cut
||I know a quick and dirty way to calculate interest. It's easy.
|quick like a bunny
||very quick, without delay
||Get into bed now - quick like a bunny!
|quick on the draw
||quick to speak or shoot; get the drop on
||Think before you speak. Don't be so quick on the draw.
||(See a quick study)
|quicker than you can say Jack Robinson
||very quickly, before you can say Jack Robinson
||The ghost was gone - quicker 'n you can say Jack Robinson!
||(See a quickie)
|quit this place
||leave, go away from here, blow this joint
||I'm bored. Let's quit this place. Let's get out of here.
|quit while you're ahead
||quit before you begin to lose, don't push your luck
||If he lets you have the car, don't ask for his credit card. Quit while you're ahead.