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Etymology

From Old Norse kið. The sense of "child" comes from the "young goat" sense, becoming frequent by the 19th century. The verb sense comes from the "young child" sense.

Noun

A goat kid.

Singular
kid

Plural
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kid ({{{1}}})
  1. A young goat.
  2. Of a goat, the state of being pregnant: in kid
  3. Kidskin.
  4. A young antelope.
  5. (colloquial) A child or young person.

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Verb

Infinitive
to kid

Third person singular
kid

Simple past
ed

Past participle
-

Present participle
d

to kid (third-person singular simple present kid, present participle d, simple past and past participle ed)
  1. (transitive, Template loop detected: Template:context 1) To make a fool of (someone)
  2. (transitive, Template loop detected: Template:context 1) To make a joke with (someone)
  3. (intransitive) Of a goat, to give birth to kids
  4. (intransitive, Template loop detected: Template:context 1) To joke
    You're kidding!
    Only kidding

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