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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"

    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"

    hat, chapeau, eyelid, palpebra

  3. hat, chapeau, lidnoun

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

    hat, chapeau, eyelid, palpebra

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. lidnoun

    cover, covercle

  2. lidnoun


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  1. lidnoun


PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "lid":

    cover, cap, eyelid, way

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. lid

    Eyelid, palpebra [NA6]

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  1. 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.

  2. 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.

  3. State Clinton:

    Based on what I know now, and I will be being briefed as soon as I finish addressing you, this is an important step in putting the lid on Iran's nuclear program. this is an important moment in term of the future of American foreign policy.

  4. 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.

  5. Kevin Headland:

    You've seen a rebound in oil prices, so that's really driving it, demand for commodities is definitely not improving. The slowing growth in China, the slowing growth around the world, I think that's really going to keep a lid on the TSX for the next little while.

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