) [C] (informal
child or young person:
How are your wife and kids?
Half the kids round here are unemployed.
) [attrib] (informal especially US
his kid sister/brother
leather made from it's skin:
a bag made of kid
[attrib] a pair of kid gloves.
(idiom) handle, treat, etc sb with kid gloves
deal with sb very gently or tactfully
» kid v
[I, Tn] (informal
deceive (sb), especially playfully; tease:
Don't kid yourself - it won't be easy.
(idiom) no kidding
(used to express surprise at what has been said):
) `It's raining.` `No kidding! I wondered why I was getting wet!`
but i ain't kidding...