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verb British English pronunciation: kid /kɪd/ 
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present tense
I/you/we/theykid
he/she/itkids
present participlekidding
past tensekidded
past participlekidded
  1. 1
    [intransitive/transitive] [usually progressive] mainly spoken to say something that is not true, especially as a joke

    He said that? You're kidding me.

    just/only kidding:

    Just kidding. Don't worry.

  2. 2
    [transitive] to make jokes about someone, but in a kind way
    kid someone about something:

    I always used to kid him about his hair.

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