Examples of lid in a sentence
I had to get a screwdriver to pry the lid off of the paint can.
as he left the field, the pitcher tipped his lid to the cheering crowd
Origin and Etymology of lid
Middle English, from Old English hlid; akin to Old High German hlit cover, and probably to Old English hlinian to lean — more at lean
First Known Use: before 12th century
Definition of lid
: to cover or supply with a lid
First Known Use of lid
LID Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of lid for English Language Learners
: a cover on a box, can, jar, etc., that can be lifted or removed
LID Defined for Kids
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