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Synonyms for lid
lɪdlid

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. eyelid, lid, palpebranoun

    either of two folds of skin that can be moved to cover or open the eye

    "his lids would stay open no longer"

    Synonyms:
    hat, chapeau, eyelid, palpebra

  2. lidnoun

    a movable top or cover (hinged or separate) for closing the opening at the top of a box, chest, jar, pan, etc.

    "he raised the piano lid"

    Synonyms:
    hat, chapeau, eyelid, palpebra

  3. hat, chapeau, lidnoun

    headdress that protects the head from bad weather; has shaped crown and usually a brim

    Synonyms:
    hat, chapeau, eyelid, palpebra

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. lidnoun

    Synonyms:
    cover, covercle

  2. lidnoun

    Synonyms:
    eyelid

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. lidnoun

    Synonyms:
    cover

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "lid":

    cover, cap, eyelid, way

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. lid

    Synonyms:
    Eyelid, palpebra [NA6]

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#3032cap
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#9163lid
#36573eyelid
#89457chapeau

How to use lid in a sentence?

  1. Mark Twain:

    We should be careful to get out of an experience only the wisdom that is in it - and stop there lest we be like the cat that sits down on a hot stove-lid. She will never sit down on a hot stove-lid again - and that is well but also she will never sit down on a cold one anymore.

  2. Henrique Capriles:

    Every day the lid is lifted on another case of corruption involving representatives of the national government, one example is what's happening with ex-minister Garcia, who was a hero for the government, and is now a villain. They're airing their dirty laundry ... These gentlemen are responsible for ruining our country.

  3. Hillary Clinton:

    This does put a lid on the nuclear program, but we still have a lot of concern about the bad behavior and the actions by Iran which remains the largest state sponsor of terrorism which does go after and undermine governments in the region, that poses an existential threat to Israel, that unfairly, unlawfully confines and tries Americans on trumped up charges, that bad behavior is something we have to address.

  4. Kim Kwang-rae:

    An increase in U.S. crude inventories is weighing on oil prices and in the long term, concerns over rising oil production in the Permian region is keeping a lid on prices.

  5. Sierra Hellstrom:

    It's almost like a lid on top of a pot.


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