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Definitions of kid

  1. be silly or tease one another; " After we relaxed, we just kidded around"
  2. a young person of either sex ( between birth and puberty); " she writes books for children"; " they're just kids"; "` tiddler' is a British term for youngsters"
  3. a human offspring ( son or daughter) of any age; " they had three children"; " they were able to send their kids to college"
  4. young goat
  5. English dramatist ( 1558- 1594)
  6. soft smooth leather from the hide of a young goat; " kid gloves"
  7. tell false information to for fun; " Are you pulling my leg?"
  8. a young person of either sex; " she writes books for children"; " they're just kids"; "` tiddler' is a British term for youngsters"
  9. A young goat.
  10. A young child or infant; hence, a simple person, easily imposed on.
  11. A kind of leather made of the skin of the young goat, or of the skin of rats, etc.
  12. Gloves made of kid.
  13. To bring forth a young goat.
  14. A fagot; a bundle of heath and furze.
  15. of Kythe.
  16. See Kiddy, v. t.
  17. A small wooden mess tub; - a name given by sailors to one in which they receive their food.
  18. Among pugilists, thieves, etc., a youthful expert; - chiefly used attributively; as, kid Jones.
  19. The young of the goat; this animal's soft skin used for gloves, etc.; small wooden tub; slang, a child.
  20. Made of kid.
  21. To furnish or cover with kid.
  22. Kidded.
  23. Kidding.
  24. To bring forth a goat:- pr. p. kidding; pa. p. kidded.
  25. To bring forth a kid.
  26. A young goat, or leather made from its skin.
  27. Gloves of the leather.
  28. A young goat; leather of the skin.
  29. A faggot; a bundle of heath and furze.
  30. A small wooden tub or vessel.
  31. To bring forth, as a goat.
  32. To make into a bundle, as faggots.
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Quotes of kid

  1. If you're a kid in Southern California, somebody- whether it's you or your parents- somebody throws your hat into the ring and I think everyone had a commercial or two. – Danny Bonaduce
  2. Very much like that, and very much a loner, do you know and I didn't fit really into sport or all kind of group activities as a kid I couldn't find a niche. And music was not really part of the kind of village curriculum it would, you know. – Eric Clapton
  3. When I was a kid I got busted for throwing a rock through a car window and egging a house on halloween. – Gavin DeGraw
  4. I remember watching Gilda Radner when I was a kid and everyone thought she was so funny and no one ever said that she was a funny woman, she was just funny. – Rachel Dratch
  5. I heard the various terms of abuse at school and probably indulged them in the way you do as a kid – Christopher Eccleston
  6. When he was a little kid he was a fat, spoiled kid I can tell the type. – Stan Freberg
  7. I think I was very interested in the space program as a kid watching the first Apollo missions to the moon, and it's something I thought that would be a lot of, of fun and exciting and a very worthwhile job. – Mark Kelly
  8. Bernstein grew up in my building in New York. He's a very, very fine player. When he was a kid he came by to find out what was going on in the world of jazz. – Lee Konitz
  9. I got into underground comics fairly early on and kind of wandered away from the superhero stuff, but I was an art student and I was drawing a lot as a kid – Jonathan Lethem
  10. Growing up in Hollywood it seemed like every kid was the child of some star. – Liza Minnelli
  11. There isn't a flaw in his golf or his makeup. He will win more majors than Arnold Palmer and me combined. Somebody is going to dust my records. It might as well be Tiger, because he's such a great kid – Jack Nicklaus
  12. I never met anybody who said when they were a kid I wanna grow up and be a critic. – Richard Pryor
  13. And, you know, when you are a kid everybody wants to be an actor. I think that everybody wants to be in show business, frankly. – Brent Spiner
  14. I suppose when I was a kid and I went to movies, and later went to some plays on my own when I got a little older, in New Orleans, where I was living then, I zeroed in on the actor. – Ray Walston
  15. Initially I probably didn't even call it acting, but dressing up or something. As a kid I think you fully imagine the world in which you want to inhabit, so you put some clothes on and just kind of freely imagine this world, and it's a total imaginary world. – Hugo Weaving

Usage examples for kid

  1. Standing by the porter was an Austrian officer in full uniform, even to his white kid gloves. – A Gentleman Vagabond and Some Others by F. Hopkinson Smith
  2. I believe I asked him how he could bear to let that kid go into the German lines, which was exactly what the poor man hadn't done. – A Journal of Impressions in Belgium by May Sinclair
  3. What's your name, kid – Grace Harlowe's Overland Riders on the Great American Desert by Jessie Graham Flower
  4. That little poor kid is asking you for her mother. – Men, Women and Guns by H. C. (Herman Cyril) McNeile
  5. But don't let them kid you. – Attrition by Jim Wannamaker
  6. But what about the kid – The Princess and Joe Potter by James Otis
  7. She's such a kid – The Captives by Hugh Walpole
  8. " I haven't heard a 'thee' or a 'thou' since I was a kid – Stories of the Foot-hills by Margaret Collier Graham
  9. A man's gray kid glove lay on the table and a little book, and she said Prince Arthur had forgot them. – Samantha at the St. Louis Exposition by Marietta Holley
  10. Some of the things being produced, Cook invited his prisoners on board ship to dine, and when they came back the kid and a turkey were brought, so the prisoners and canoes were released. – The Life of Captain James Cook by Arthur Kitson
  11. Put some aside for the kid – Master of the Moondog by Stanley Mullen
  12. Say, kid you're' a wonder! – The New Boy at Hilltop by Ralph Henry Barbour
  13. " I want that kid he growled. – The-Circus-Boys-Across-the-Continent-or-Winning-New-Laurels-on-the-Tanbark by Darlington, Edgar B. P.
  14. I always kiss men who tell me I'm a nice kid – The Next Time We Die by Robert Moore Williams
  15. Start talking, kid brother. – Voyage To Eternity by Milton Lesser
  16. I say, shall I give it to that little kid in Buller's, I forget his name, who was second? – The Loom of Youth by Alec Waugh
  17. I ain't no green kid – Ride Proud, Rebel! by Andre Alice Norton
  18. We did it to kid old Simpshall, because she was so beastly about us making a real battlefield. – Oswald Bastable and Others by Edith Nesbit
  19. As for the kid if she lives she's much better off with you than with me, for you know I never could stand children; they get on my nerves. – The Witness by Grace Livingston Hill Lutz
  20. Come down to start the kid right, and talk it over with me. – The Flockmaster of Poison Creek by George W. Ogden

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