from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Slang Variant of kiddie.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Alternative spelling of kiddie.
  • adj. Alternative spelling of kiddie.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A young fellow; formerly, a low thief.
  • transitive v. To deceive; to outwit; to hoax.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To hoax; cheat; “kid.”

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a young child


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  • For birthdays and other festivities the choices range from representations of flowers, fruits, and animals to characters from Disney films or the latest rage in kiddy cartoons.

    Piñatas boast deep historical roots

  • Typical choices range from representations of characters from Disney or the latest rage in kiddy cartoons to pineapples (dotted with bottle caps wrapped in yellow paper), slices of watermelon, giant carrots, flowers, ships, airplanes, elephants, peacocks, mermaids, dolls and clowns.

    Huellas ...debajo de la piñata

  • Add to that those pictures that have been described as kiddy porn, really.

    CNN Transcript Aug 20, 2006

  • Johnny didn't like being called a kiddy, but I saw the conductor's eye resting admiringly on my blue silk hat and I forgave him.

    Lucy Maud Montgomery Short Stories, 1907 to 1908

  • Anywho then I went to this store called kiddy corner and it was the coolest store ever!

    Progressive Bloggers

  • The Wii will be called kiddy by immature people 3,672 times per minute.


  • They're both media seen as 'kiddy' but at least comics have produced masterpieces that can stand on their own.

    Kicking The Dog

  • The view from the ferry's bow: in the distance, the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge; in the foreground, what appears to be the kind of kiddy gate that one might use on a staircase.

    The MTA Dining Car: Eating Club: Staten Island Ferry To Little Sri Lanka

  • I'm looking forward to this, but there was something deeply unsettling about the test footage, and I have no real way of putting it into words. marz this does look like it'l be interesting. probably one of those 'kiddy' films you could go see without kids and not be embarased asking for a ticket. does anybody know when it comes out?

    New Photos and Info: Spike Jonze’s Where The Wild Things Are | /Film

  • Kind of simple, kind of kiddy, but still with a lot of character (not a pun!) to it.

    #121 ~ Rabid Lamb Comics « 1979 Semi-Finalist…


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