Definition of LID

a piece placed over an open container to hold in, protect, or conceal its contents <I had to get a screwdriver to pry the lid off of the paint can>
Synonyms cap, lid, top
slang  a covering for the head usually having a shaped crown <as he left the field, the pitcher tipped his lid to the cheering crowd>

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up lid? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Get Our Free Apps
Voice Search, Favorites,
Word of the Day, and More
Join Us on FB & Twitter
Get the Word of the Day and More