kidding kidding  /ˈkɪ dɪŋ/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a young person of either sex
  2. (n) soft smooth leather from the hide of a young goat
  3. (n) English dramatist (1558-1594)
  4. (n) a human offspring (son or daughter) of any age
  5. (n) young goat
  6. (v) tell false information to for fun
  7. (v) be silly or tease one another

Usage(s):

  1. I'm only kidding, only kidding, only kidding.
  2. Unfortunately for my diet, he was kidding.

News

  1. Spot Global Phone review: a satellite phone for the masses

    Finally, a phone made in the year 2013 that Zack Morris can approve of. All kidding aside, Spot's aptly titled Global Phone isn't the most -- shall we say, svelte -- of handsets, but it's capable of communicating in places that your iPhone could only dream of. Spot is actually a subsidiary of satellite communications giant Globalstar , who is no stranger to providing satellite-based service to ...
    on June 16, 2013     Source: Engadget

  2. Woods out of it after an ugly 76 at U.S. Open

    ARDMORE, Pa — It went from a slight chance to none, and Tiger Woods is no longer kidding himself. In yesterday’s third round of the U.S. Open at Merion Golf Club, the world’s No. 1 player shot himself out of contention with a 6-over 76, taking him to...
    on June 16, 2013     Source: New York Post

  3. You Too Can Win A 2013 Nissan GT-R! We Hope You Like White

    We're kidding about the white part. How could we know about that?! Anyway, you clicked because want more details on winning a 2013 Nissan GT-R. Here goes nothing!
    on June 16, 2013     Source: Auto Spies

Quotes

  1. "Last week I shot 70-76, and I didn't play Saturday. I didn't play Sunday. I traveled on Monday. I hit two bags of balls on Tuesday and a couple of putts, maybe an hour and a half of practice. I played the Pro-Am yesterday, and I'm not kidding, we...
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Paul Goydos Source: Golfweek.com

  2. "Everywhere we look, there's another Wimbledon trophy," Williams said, rolling her eyes. "I'm, like, 'Ugh, not one of those again.' Williams was kidding, of course."
    on Jul 4, 2010 By: Serena Williams Source: Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

  3. "I thought to myself, 'You've got to be kidding me,'" said Payton, holding the trophy at Drew Brees' MVP news conference. "If you believe in heaven and you believe Vince Lombardi is there, looking down on his grandson, it doesn't get any...
    on Feb 9, 2010 By: Sean Payton Source: New York Daily News

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