PHRASAL VERBS – Q

Quarrel out : Argue with someone about a specific subject.

The girl’s mother was QUARRELING OUT with her daughter about the party.

Quarrel with : Dispute or disagree with something.
I am not QUARRELLING WITH their idea, but I think there are other possibilities.

Queer up : Mess up, ruin. I QUEERED the exam UP.

Quieten down : Fall silent.
The audience QUIETENED DOWN when the lights were switched off in the auditorium and the play was ready to begin.

 

Quit on : Stop working, associating or being friends with someone, especially when they need support.
They QUIT ON me just when things got rough.

 

Quit on : Stop working or functioning.
My phone has QUIT ON me- can I borrow yours?

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