vid

noun
\ ˈvid How to pronounce vid (audio) \
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 In the vid, Gigi starts off in sweats with her hair in a bun and minimal makeup. Carolyn Twersky, Seventeen, "Gigi Hadid Absolutely Crushed the "Unf*ckwitable" TikTok Challenge," 29 Mar. 2021 And because TikTok drama always seems to involve multiple TikToks, Griffin later dueted Bella's vid with his own, reiterating what his DM said. Stacey Grant, Seventeen, "Bella Poarch Calls Out Griffin Johnson for "Trying" to Slide into Her DMs," 20 Jan. 2021 In the vid, Autumn asked Duke to quit playing the victim and trying to get sympathy from people. Stacey Grant, Seventeen, "TikTok's Willy Wonka Is in a Huge Feud with His "Number One Fan"," 1 Mar. 2021 In the vid, JoJo is rocking some of her merch which features a rainbow design, as well as a bow covered in rainbows. Carolyn Twersky, Seventeen, "JoJo Siwa’s Lip Sync to Lady Gaga’s "Born This Way" Has Everybody Talking," 21 Jan. 2021 Turns out, Taeok Lee, who plays the singer's love interest in the vid, was a backup dancer for Swift on her Red tour back in 2013. Lauren Huff, EW.com, "Breaking down the Easter eggs in Taylor Swift's 'Willow' music video," 11 Dec. 2020 Nothing is better than a simple blackhead popping vid. Jasmine Gomez, Seventeen, "23 Grossest Pimple Popping Videos That Are Disgustingly Satisfying," 12 June 2020 Noah claimed the kiss meant nothing and was just for the music video, but the two looked super cute and coupley throughout the vid. Carolyn Twersky, Seventeen, "Everything You Need to Know About Dixie D'Amelio and Griffin Johnson’s Complicated Breakup," 24 Sep. 2020 Addison pulls a hilarious switcharoo with her mom in this vid. Carolyn Twersky, Seventeen, "A Complete Timeline of Addison Rae and Bryce Hall's Relationship," 31 July 2020

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First Known Use of vid

1979, in the meaning defined above

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8 Apr 2021

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“Vid.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/vid. Accessed 16 May. 2021.

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