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Lid vs. Lit

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Lidnoun

The top or cover of a container.

Litverb

simple past tense and past participle of light||illuminate; start a fire; etc

Lidnoun

(slang) A cap or hat.

Litverb

simple past tense and past participle of light||alight: land, come down on

Lidnoun

(slang) One ounce of cannabis.

Litverb

To run or light (alight).

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Lidnoun

A bodyboard or bodyboarder.

Litverb

(transitive) To colour; dye.

Lidnoun

(slang) A motorcyclist's crash helmet.

Litadjective

Illuminated.

‘He walked down the lit corridor.’;

Lidnoun

(slang) In amateur radio, an incompetent operator.

Litadjective

(slang) intoxicated or under the influence of drugs; stoned.

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Lidnoun

clipping of eyelid

Litadjective

(slang) Sexually aroused (usually of a female), especially visibly sexually aroused.

Lidnoun

(microelectronics) A hermetically sealed top piece on a microchip such as the integrated heat spreader on a CPU.

Litadjective

(slang) Excellent, fantastic; captivating.

‘We ordered pizza and we're going to stay up all night. It's going to be lit.’;

Lidverb

To put a lid on something.

Litadjective

(obsolete) Little.

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Lidnoun

That which covers the opening of a vessel or box, etc.; a movable cover; as, the lid of a chest or trunk.

Litnoun

(obsolete) Little.

Lidnoun

The cover of the eye; an eyelid.

‘Tears, big tears, gushed from the rough soldier's lid.’;

Litnoun

Colour; blee; dye; stain.

Lidnoun

The cover of the spore cases of mosses.

Litnoun

abbreviation of literature

Lidnoun

either of two folds of skin that can be moved to cover or open the eye;

‘his lids would stay open no longer’;

Lit

a form of the imp. & p. p. of Light.

Lidnoun

a movable top or cover (hinged or separate) for closing the opening of a container

Litnoun

the humanistic study of a body of literature;

‘he took a course in Russian lit’;

Lidnoun

headdress that protects the head from bad weather; has shaped crown and usually a brim

Litadjective

provided with artificial light;

‘illuminated advertising’; ‘looked up at the lighted windows’; ‘a brightly lit room’; ‘a well-lighted stairwell’;

Lidnoun

a removable or hinged cover for the top of a container

‘a dustbin lid’;

Litadjective

set afire or burning;

‘the lighted candles’; ‘a lighted cigarette’; ‘a lit firecracker’;

Lidnoun

an eyelid

‘eyes hooded beneath heavy lids’;

Litverb

past and past participle of light, light

Lidnoun

the top crust of a pie.

Litadjective

provided with light or lighting; illuminated

‘leaving the safety of a lit street’; ‘a lit window at dusk’;

Lidnoun

the operculum of a moss capsule.

Litadjective

having been ignited; burning

‘a lit cigarette’;

Lidnoun

a hat or crash helmet

‘I've got a lid for you to try on’;

Litadjective

drunk.

Lid

A lid, also known as a cover, is part of a container, and serves as the closure or seal, usually one that completely closes the object. Lids can be placed on small containers such as tubs as well as larger lids for open-head pails and drums.

Litnoun

short for literature

‘chick lit’;

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