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Definition of "kid" []

  • A young goat. (noun)
  • The young of a similar animal, such as an antelope. (noun)
  • The flesh of a young goat. (noun)
  • Leather made from the skin of a young goat; kidskin. (noun)
  • An article made from this leather. (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "kid" in a sentence
  • "I can also read it that she would need a kid to play outside, but I think it's not all about ME (or Ann?) getting to play ... it's playing with a *kid* (preferably more than one, two or more always works better) in the snow."
  • "I have to remind myself when a kid is acting out its more than likely just a way to get attention!"
  • "Just when you think your kid is a wierdo, you find other kids doing the same thing."