lid·​ded | \ ˈli-dəd How to pronounce lidded (audio) \

Definition of lidded

1 : having or covered with a lid a lidded tureen
2 : having lids especially of a specified kind usually used in combinationheavy-lidded eyes

Examples of lidded in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Combine remaining ingredients in a small lidded jar and shake to emulsify. Aleksandra Crapanzano, WSJ, "Outdoor Dining Now: Cozy Recipes for Chilly Nights," 9 Oct. 2020 Stores admirably, away from the light, in a tight-lidded jar. Bill St. John, The Denver Post, "Get Cooking: Moroccan harira breaks a Ramadan fast," 21 Apr. 2020 Available in a wide variety of colors and designs, the baskets range from small accent trays to large lidded storage. Jessica Bennett, Better Homes & Gardens, "Black-Owned Home Decor Brands We Love for Their Signature Style," 3 June 2020 The rice is cooked in a double-lidded donabe, a Japanese clay pot. Janelle Bitker,, "What goes into a pickle bowl at Bay Area’s Cultured Pickle Shop," 3 June 2020 In a large lidded jar, shake lime juice and zest, fish sauce, jalapeños, brown sugar, garlic, and salt and pepper to taste. Gail Monaghan, WSJ, "Recipe: Warm Scallop Salad With Cantaloupe and Cucumber," 12 Aug. 2015 Transfer to a lidded container — or resealable freezer bag, pressing out excess air — and freeze for up to two months. Alexa Weibel, New York Times, "How to Preserve and Store Your Hearty Greens," 14 May 2020 The pesto will keep in a lidded container, refrigerated, for a few days or can be frozen for up to a month (McNaughton freezes it in ice cube trays, then pops the cubes out and stores them in a ziptop freezer bag). Jessica Battilana,, "Repertoire: What Bay Area chefs and bakers are cooking during the pandemic," 29 Apr. 2020 In a Dutch oven or other heavy, lidded, oven-proof pot, combine the pork shoulder and pork fat and season generously with salt and pepper. Jessica Battilana,, "Recipes for holiday snacks: spiced cashews, pork rillettes, savory shortbread," 17 Dec. 2019

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First Known Use of lidded

before the 12th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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20 Oct 2020

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“Lidded.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Oct. 2020.

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English Language Learners Definition of lidded

: having a lid or a particular kind of lid

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