Q.t. - definition of q.t. by The Free Dictionary
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2. on the q.t. secretly
q.t. - An abbreviation for "quiet," as in, on the q.t. (or QT).
See also related terms for quiet
q.t. [ˌkjuːˈtiː] n abbr (old-fashioned)
on the q.t. → discrètement
q.t. [kjuːˈtiː] n abbr
on the q.t. → di nascosto
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To say nothing of his hyperactive scion-of-Jerry-Lewis-and-Sandra-Bernhard shtick on talk shows, his hosting of a particularly mortifying edition of Saturday Night Live, or his generation of an endless string of profiles, commentaries, and a general gnashing of teeth over the whole Q.