1. [ noun ] a young person of either sex (between birth and puberty)
Synonyms: child youngster minor tike fry nipper tiddler tyke small_fry nestling shaver

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

Related terms: juvenile urchin orphan kiddy changeling boy_wonder buster preschooler pickaninny schoolchild silly toddler foster_child waif imp foster-child bairn sprog peanut poster_child child's_body
2. [ verb ] tell false information to for fun
Synonyms: pull_the_leg_of

"Are you pulling my leg?"

Related terms: gull
3. [ verb ] be silly or tease one another
Synonyms: chaff banter josh jolly

"After we relaxed, we just kidded around"

Related terms: tease banter
4. [ noun ] (clothing) soft smooth leather from the hide of a young goat
Synonyms: kidskin

"kid gloves"

Related terms: leather
5. [ noun ] a human offspring (son or daughter) of any age
Synonyms: child

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

Related terms: parent offspring baby stepchild male_offspring army_brat female_offspring family
6. [ noun ] (theater,writing) English dramatist (1558-1594)
Synonyms: thomas_kid thomas_kyd kyd
Related terms: dramatist
7. [ noun ] (zoology) young goat
Related terms: goat
Similar spelling:   Kidd