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noun kid pronunciation in American English /kɪd/
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  1. 1
    [countable] informal a young adult
    a bunch of middle-class college kids
    1. a.


      [plural] someones sons or daughters
      Have you got kids of your own?
      We took the kids to the zoo last weekend.
    2. b.
      a child
      There was a group of kids playing in the street.
  2. 2
    [countable] a young goat
    1. a.
      [uncountable] leather made from a young goats skin
      elegant kid gloves



a fashion trend in which people intentionally wear ordinary, inexpensive, widely-available clothing

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a flower or small bunch of flowers worn on the lapel of a jacket on special occasions

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