ID card

noun
\ ˈī-ˈdē- How to pronounce ID card (audio) \

Definition of ID card

: a card bearing identifying data (such as age or organizational membership) about the individual whose name appears thereon

called also identification card, identity card

First Known Use of ID card

circa 1945, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about ID card

Dictionary Entries near ID card

Idalian

idant

I dare say

ID card

iddingsite

IDDM

-ide

Statistics for ID card

Look-up Popularity

Time Traveler for ID card

The first known use of ID card was circa 1945

See more words from the same year

Keep scrolling for more

More Definitions for ID card

ID card

noun

English Language Learners Definition of ID card

: a card that has your name and other information about you and that often includes your photograph

Keep scrolling for more

More from Merriam-Webster on ID card

Rhyming Dictionary: Words that rhyme with ID card

Spanish Central: Translation of ID card

Nglish: Translation of ID card for Spanish Speakers

Britannica English: Translation of ID card for Arabic Speakers

Comments on ID card

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

WORD OF THE DAY

the range of authority or knowledge

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Original Meanings Quiz

  • rembrandt-painting-a-young-scholar-and-his-tutor
  • Which of the following is the earliest known sense of the word awe?
How Strong Is Your Vocabulary?

Test your vocabulary with our 10-question quiz!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Word Winder's CrossWinder

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!