Focus on the pronunciation of kid
English definition of “kid”
/kɪd/ v [I/T] (-dd-) infml (JOKE)
› to say something as a joke, often making someone believe something that is not true: [I] You’re kidding around, aren’t you? [T] Casey’s just kidding you. kid yourself › If you kid yourself, you believe that something you want to be true is true although it probably is not: He thinks she’ll come back, but I think he’s kidding himself.