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Synonyms for kid

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  1. kidnoun

    Of a goat, to give birth to kids

    kid leather

  2. kidnoun

    A child or young person.

    a kid brother

    kiddie, nipper

Princeton's WordNet

  1. child, kid, youngster, minor, shaver, nipper, small fry, tiddler, tike, tyke, fry, nestlingnoun

    a young person of either sex

    "she writes books for children"; "they're just kids"; "`tiddler' is a British term for youngster"

    chela, nestling, tiddler, pip-squeak, claw, electric razor, nipper, shaver, pincer, kidskin, boor, peasant, barbarian, squirt, churl, tyke, child, minor, tike, small fry, youngster, electric shaver, baby bird, fry, baby

  2. kid, kidskinnoun

    soft smooth leather from the hide of a young goat

    "kid gloves"

    nestling, tiddler, fry, youngster, tike, shaver, tyke, nipper, minor, small fry, kidskin, child

  3. Kyd, Kid, Thomas Kyd, Thomas Kidnoun

    English dramatist (1558-1594)

    nestling, tiddler, fry, youngster, tike, shaver, tyke, nipper, minor, small fry, kidskin, child

  4. child, kidnoun

    a human offspring (son or daughter) of any age

    "they had three children"; "they were able to send their kids to college"

    nestling, tiddler, fry, child, youngster, baby, shaver, tyke, nipper, minor, small fry, kidskin, tike

  5. kidverb

    young goat

    nestling, tiddler, fry, youngster, tike, shaver, tyke, nipper, minor, small fry, kidskin, child

  6. pull the leg of, kidverb

    tell false information to for fun

    "Are you pulling my leg?"

    jolly, pull the leg of, banter, chaff, josh

  7. kid, chaff, jolly, josh, banterverb

    be silly or tease one another

    "After we relaxed, we just kidded around"

    jolly, pull the leg of, banter, chaff, josh

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. kidnoun

    young goat

  2. kidnoun

    kit, small tub

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  1. Navy SEAL Jimmy Hatch:

    The goal is to get the kid, he was an American, and he had a mom. And I didn't want his mom to see him get his head chopped off on YouTube, you know what I mean?

  2. Eric Roberts:

    One of the most documented risk factors for having lead exposure is a kid living in a house that was built before the 1978 ban on lead paint, and we tell ourselves, 'well, California is new. It doesn't have old structures.'.

  3. Bill Lilly:

    You just dont think of this being separated between Is, IIs and IIIs, and if so, why? whats the purpose of not allowing a Division II kid to have the same opportunity a Division I kid has?

  4. Geovanni Valle:

    He doesnt have a bike to do that. i feel depressed seeing my kid put in handcuffs, treated like a criminal.

  5. Jessica Lahey:

    In order to be invested in our own learning or anything we're doing, we need to feel like we have some control over the details of it. We need to have some autonomy and control over the details of it. We need to feel competent, and if parents are fixing homework for us, the kid never really gets to feel competent because the parent's the one fixing it and they really need to feel invested and connected to the material.

Translations for kid

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  • طفل, جديArabic
  • казляняBelarusian
  • яре, хлапеBulgarian
  • cabritCatalan, Valencian
  • kůzleCzech
  • unge, barn, gedekidDanish
  • Kind, Kitz, an der Nase herumführen, veräppeln, verarschenGerman
  • κατσικάκιGreek
  • buboEsperanto
  • 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, moquer, enfantFrench
  • meann, tarraing àScottish Gaelic
  • cabrito, chiboGalician
  • גדי, ילדHebrew
  • ollu, बच्चाHindi
  • srác, gida, gyerek, kölyök, megviccel, viccel, hülyít, hülyének nézHungarian
  • ուլ, երեխա, բալիկArmenian
  • krakki, barnIcelandic
  • capretto, ragazzoItalian
  • 仔ヤギ, 子供, 子Japanese
  • ಮಗುKannada
  • minenCornish
  • бала, наристе, улак, kалжың кылуу, тамашалооKyrgyz
  • haedus, hedum in frusta concerperetLatin
  • kazlēnsLatvian
  • клинец, јаре, клинкаMacedonian
  • gidja, gidi, tfajjelMaltese
  • kindDutch
  • ungdom, killing, unge, barn, kje, tøyse, tulle, lure, kidNorwegian
  • tłʼízí yázhí, chąąmąʼiiNavajo, Navaho
  • dzieciak, koźlę, dzieckoPolish
  • jovem, guri, cabrito, criança, piá, cabrita, miúdo, brincar, enganar, zoar, caçoarPortuguese
  • iedRomanian
  • парень, ребёнок, девчонка, пацан, козлёнок, мальчишка, дразнить, надувать, шутить, подшучивать над, дитяRussian
  • козлић, јаре, jare, kozlićSerbo-Croatian
  • kozliatko, kozľaSlovak
  • kozličekSlovene
  • killing, unge, skämta, skojaSwedish
  • guzyTurkmen
  • batang kambingTagalog
  • çocukTurkish
  • цапеня, козеня, дитинаUkrainian
  • jicilül, hicil, hicilül, cil, jikaparül, cilül, hikaparül, jicil, kaparülVolapük
  • tefWolof
  • קינדYiddish
  • 小子Chinese

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