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1. kid

noun. ['ˈkɪd'] a young person of either sex.

Synonyms

  • piccaninny
  • sprog
  • juvenile person
  • preschooler
  • kiddy
  • nestling
  • changeling
  • bairn
  • poster child
  • kindergartener
  • monkey
  • scallywag
  • orphan
  • urchin
  • fry
  • child prodigy
  • tyke
  • picaninny
  • bambino
  • waif
  • kindergartner
  • small fry
  • foster child
  • tiddler
  • tike
  • rascal
  • pickaninny
  • peanut
  • child's body
  • child
  • silly
  • infant prodigy
  • juvenile
  • street child
  • minor
  • shaver
  • fosterling
  • wonder child
  • rapscallion
  • youngster
  • nipper
  • scamp
  • toddler
  • tot
  • buster
  • foster-child
  • scalawag
  • yearling

Antonyms

  • major
  • ancestor
  • wise
  • serious

Etymology

  • kide (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • kið (Old Norse)

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Words that Rhyme with Kid

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  • madrid
  • undid
  • squid
  • sayed
  • redid
  • rebid
  • majid
  • forbid
  • stidd
  • smid
  • slid
  • schmid
  • quid
  • grid
  • amid
  • adid
  • tidd
  • syd
  • sid
  • rid
  • mid
  • lid
  • kyd
  • hid
  • did
  • cyd
  • cid
  • bid
  • ihde

2. whizz-kid

noun. someone whose career progresses rapidly.

Synonyms

  • ball of fire
  • worker
  • actor
  • go-getter
  • whiz-kid

Antonyms

  • nonworker

3. whiz-kid

noun. someone whose career progresses rapidly.

Synonyms

  • ball of fire
  • worker
  • whizz-kid
  • actor
  • go-getter

Antonyms

  • nonworker

4. kid-glove

adjective. showing skill and sensitivity in dealing with people.

Synonyms

  • diplomatic
  • tactful

Antonyms

  • impolitic
  • inconsiderate
  • tactless

5. kid

verb. ['ˈkɪd'] tell false information to for fun.

Synonyms

  • cod
  • gull
  • slang
  • put on
  • fool
  • put one across
  • put one over
  • take in
  • pull the leg of
  • befool

Antonyms

  • senior
  • woman
  • man
  • snarl

Etymology

  • kide (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • kið (Old Norse)

6. kid

verb. ['ˈkɪd'] be silly or tease one another.

Synonyms

  • tease
  • jolly
  • bait
  • rag
  • cod
  • twit
  • taunt
  • ride
  • chaff
  • josh
  • tantalise
  • razz
  • banter
  • rally

Antonyms

  • unreasonably
  • immoderately
  • joyless
  • please

Etymology

  • kide (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • kið (Old Norse)

7. Kid

noun. English dramatist (1558-1594).

Synonyms

  • Thomas Kyd
  • Kyd

8. kid

noun. ['ˈkɪd'] soft smooth leather from the hide of a young goat.

Synonyms

  • kidskin

Antonyms

  • unlimited
  • unpardonable

Etymology

  • kide (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • kið (Old Norse)

9. kid

noun. ['ˈkɪd'] young goat.

Synonyms

  • caprine animal

Antonyms

  • good person
  • cool

Etymology

  • kide (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • kið (Old Norse)

10. kid

noun. ['ˈkɪd'] a human offspring (son or daughter) of any age.

Synonyms

  • offspring
  • babe
  • female offspring
  • stepchild
  • family
  • progeny
  • family unit
  • child
  • issue
  • infant
  • baby
  • male offspring
  • army brat

Antonyms

  • female offspring
  • parent
  • clearheaded
  • dignified

Etymology

  • kide (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • kið (Old Norse)

Example sentences of the word kid


1. Noun, singular or mass
If you use dance class as child care -- somewhere your kid can spend time while you're at work -- then the fees may qualify for the child-care tax credit.

2. Noun, plural
The child has to be your dependent: If your ex claims your kid as a dependent, you don't get the tuition deduction even if you pay the tuition.

3. Verb, past tense
Feed each female pygmy goat kid a small amount of goat grain once daily when they reach three to four weeks of age.

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