vid

noun
\ ˈvid \
plural vids

Definition of vid

informal
: a video recording : video This exercise vid is more like a choreography rehearsal than a simple aerobics work-out …— Gavin Moses … the pre-MTV promo vid for Michael Jackson's superb "She's Out of My Life."— Stephen Trageser

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Examples of vid in a Sentence

a vid of the pop star performing her latest hit single
Recent Examples on the Web The Internet has been buzzing over the not-so-cool behavior on the vid, and now, one celeb is speaking out. Noelle Devoe, Seventeen, "Disney Channel Star G Hannelius Isn't Cool With Ariana Grande's Rude Doughnut Shop Behavior," 8 July 2015 On other platforms that don't support 360 vids, the spherical clips need to be cropped and edited to just show one portion of the scene before they can be shared. Julian Chokkattu, Wired, "Ricoh's New Spin-Out Company Brings 360 Cameras Into Focus," 9 Mar. 2020 Besides the Scooter diss, Taylor also sprinkled a few more fun tidbits into the vid, including a poster of Mr. Americana, a parody of her Netflix documentary. Kara Nesvig, Teen Vogue, "Taylor Swift's “The Man” Music Video Features Hidden References, Her Dad, and More," 27 Feb. 2020 Throughout the vid, Kylie was steady dropping beauty knowledge bombs on us. Kelsey Stiegman, Seventeen, "Kylie Jenner Did Her Makeup Routine on Kim Kardashian and They Look Like Twins," 23 Jan. 2020 The vid is Billie at her finest: crooning to a great beat, slinking around, and attempting to change the world all at once. Carolyn Twersky, Seventeen, "Billie Eilish's New Music Video Has a Super Important Secret Message and I Stan Her Even More Now," 5 Sep. 2019 Throughout the filming of the vid, while Tana posted the looks on her Instagram story, Billie fan pages continually called her out for copying the singer. Carolyn Twersky, Seventeen, "The Complete Timeline of Tana Mongeau and Billie Eilish's Complicated and Hilarious Friendship," 10 Sep. 2019 And as anime fandom grew, so did the memes, the AMVs (anime fan vids), and the fan works. Allegra Frank, Vox, "8 things to know about Neon Genesis Evangelion, the legendary anime now streaming on Netflix," 21 June 2019 Only 1:52 after Curt Schilling and wife Shonda made their appearance on the center-ice vid board, Marchand messed up and Pietrangelo potted the 2-0 lead. Kevin Paul Dupont, BostonGlobe.com, "What the Blues did right was score," 12 June 2019

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First Known Use of vid

1979, in the meaning defined above

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27 Apr 2020

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“Vid.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/vid. Accessed 24 May. 2020.

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