child, kid, youngster, minor, shaver, nipper, small fry, tiddler, tike, tyke, fry, nestling(noun)
a young person of either sex
"she writes books for children"; "they're just kids"; "`tiddler' is a British term for youngster"
soft smooth leather from the hide of a young goat
Kyd, Kid, Thomas Kyd, Thomas Kid(noun)
English dramatist (1558-1594)
a human offspring (son or daughter) of any age
"they had three children"; "they were able to send their kids to college"
pull the leg of, kid(verb)
tell false information to for fun
"Are you pulling my leg?"
kid, chaff, jolly, josh, banter(verb)
be silly or tease one another
"After we relaxed, we just kidded around"
Made of kidskin; as, kid gloves.
To talk with in a joking or jesting manner; as, she kidded him about his freckles. Often used with around; as, he was just kidding around about the fire
To jokingly tell a false story to; to fool; as, John told Pete that he had talked to the movie star, but he was only kidding him..
To tell a false story, as a jest; as, he was kidding about being a pilot.
A young goat.
Of a goat, the state of being pregnant: in kid
The meat of a young goat.
A young antelope.
A child or young person.
a kid brother
An inexperienced person or one in a junior position.
To make a fool of (someone)
To make a joke with (someone)
Of a goat, to give birth to kids
Origin: kide, from kið, compare , kid, from kiðjom, compare Kitz, Kitze and Albanian keð,kec.
a young goat
a young child or infant; hence, a simple person, easily imposed on
a kind of leather made of the skin of the young goat, or of the skin of rats, etc
gloves made of kid
a small wooden mess tub; -- a name given by sailors to one in which they receive their food
to bring forth a young goat
a fagot; a bundle of heath and furze
see Kiddy, v. t
Origin: [Of Scand. origin; cf. Icel. ki, Dan. & Sw. kid; akin to OHG. kizzi, G. kitz, kitzchen, kitzlein.]
KID, whose name is an acronym of Kindle Imagine Develop, was a Japan-based company specializing in porting and developing bishōjo games. KID was founded in 1988, with capital of 160 million yen. In the early 1990s, it served primarily as a contract developer. Notable titles from this era include Burai Fighter, Low G Man, G.I. Joe, Isolated Warrior and Recca. In 1997, it began porting PC games to games consoles. In 1999, it released an original title called Memories Off on PlayStation, which later became its first well-known series. In 2000, it released another original title called Infinity which became the second well-known series. This game was later renamed Never7 ~the end of infinity~ and Infinity became the series name. It also created the popular underground PlayStation game Board Game Top Shop. In 2005, KID became a sponsor of the Japanese drama series Densha Otoko. The company declared bankruptcy in 2006. However in February 2007 it was announced that KID's intellectual properties had been acquired by the Cyber Front corporation, who would continue all unfinished projects.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
kid, n. a young goat: (slang) a child, esp. a boy: (pl.) gloves of kid leather.—adj. made of kid leather or imitation kid leather.—v.t. and v.i. to bring forth a goat:—pr.p. kid′ding; pa.p. kid′ded.—ns. Kid′-fox (Shak.), a young fox; Kid′ling, a young kid. [Dan. kid; cf. Ice. kidh; Ger. kitze, a young goat.]
kid, n. a small tub.—Also Kit.
kid, n. a fagot, a bundle of sticks. [Prob. W. cidys, fagots.]
kid, v.t. and v.i. (slang) to hoax—also Kid′dy.—n. a deception. [Perh. conn. with kid, a child.]
The Foolish Dictionary, by Gideon Wurdz
Either a boxing-glove or a first-born. In either case, hard to handle until well tanned.
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British National Corpus
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'kid' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2172
Rank popularity for the word 'kid' in Nouns Frequency: #773
The numerical value of kid in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of kid in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
In America you can go on the air and kid the politicians, and the politicians can go on the air and kid the people.
Everyone remembers the kid in the playground who kicked the ball into the woods when he lost the game, that kid wasn’t given the skills to recover from failure. You don’t want to be that kid.
In America you can go on the air and kid the politicians, and the politicians can go on the air and kid the people. Personal relations are the important thing for ever and ever and not this outer life of telegrams and anger.
What starts the process, really, are laughs and slights and snubs when you are a kid. ... If your anger is deep enough and strong enough, you learn that you can change those attitudes by excellence, personal gut performance.
You walk into that kid's house and you look at the trophy mantle and all you see is trophies of where this kid has won, memorial Cup, Calder Cup, World Juniors ... winning follows that kid. You're a special player for that to happen.
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Translations for kid
From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
- طفل, جديArabic
- яре, хлапеBulgarian
- cabritCatalan, Valencian
- unge, barn, gedekidDanish
- Kind, Kitz, an der Nase herumführen, veräppeln, verarschenGerman
- muchacho, chavalo, lolo, huerco, chino, pelado, buqui, chango, nene, cabro, chavo, niño, chivo, chamaco, cipote, chico, chaval, chiquillo, cabrito, pibe, güila, patojo, chibolo, crío, chamo, tomar el peloSpanish
- بچه, بزغالهPersian
- nassikka, kersa, ipana, skidi, pirpana, penskaFinnish
- gamin, chevreau, bambin, flo, gosse, blaguer, plaisanter, niaiser, moquerFrench
- meann, tarraing àScottish Gaelic
- cabrito, chiboGalician
- גדי, ילדHebrew
- srác, gida, gyerek, kölyök, megviccel, viccel, hülyít, hülyének nézHungarian
- ուլ, երեխա, բալիկArmenian
- krakki, barnIcelandic
- 仔ヤギ, 子供, 子Japanese
- бала, наристе, улак, kалжың кылуу, тамашалооKyrgyz
- клинец, јаре, клинкаMacedonian
- gidja, gidi, tfajjelMaltese
- ungdom, killing, unge, barn, kje, tøyse, tulle, lureNorwegian
- tłʼízí yázhí, chąąmąʼiiNavajo, Navaho
- dzieciak, koźlęPolish
- jovem, guri, cabrito, criança, piá, cabrita, miúdo, brincar, enganar, zoar, caçoarPortuguese
- парень, ребёнок, девчонка, пацан, козлёнок, мальчишка, дразнить, надувать, шутить, подшучивать надRussian
- козлић, јаре, jare, kozlićSerbo-Croatian
- kozliatko, kozľaSlovak
- killing, unge, skämta, skojaSwedish
- batang kambingTagalog
- цапеня, козеняUkrainian
- jicilül, hicil, hicilül, cil, jikaparül, cilül, hikaparül, jicil, kaparülVolapük
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