lidnoun [ C ]uk /lɪd/ us /lɪd/
Can you get the lid off this jar?
Put a lid on the saucepan.
She looked at him from under half-closed lids.
- The lid of the coffin had been nailed down.
- I can't get the lid off this jar.
- Screw the lid on tightly.
- I prized the lid off with a spoon.
- She had used a screwdriver to puncture two holes in the lid of a paint tin.
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