Associations to the word «Lid»


LID, noun. The top or cover of a container.
LID, noun. (slang) A cap or hat.
LID, noun. (slang) One ounce of cannabis.
LID, noun. (surfing) (slang) (chiefly Australia) A bodyboard or bodyboarder.
LID, noun. (slang) A motorcyclist's crash helmet.
LID, noun. (slang) In amateur radio, an incompetent operator.
LID, noun. (abbreviation) Eyelid.
LID, verb. To put a lid on something.

Dictionary definition

LID, noun. Either of two folds of skin that can be moved to cover or open the eye; "his lids would stay open no longer".
LID, noun. A movable top or cover (hinged or separate) for closing the opening at the top of a box, chest, jar, pan, etc.; "he raised the piano lid".
LID, noun. Headdress that protects the head from bad weather; has shaped crown and usually a brim.

Wise words

Words, words, words! They shut one off from the universe. Three quarters of the time one's never in contact with things, only with the beastly words that stand for them.
Aldous Huxley