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lid

Synonyms of lid in English:

noun

  • 1 the lid of a saucepan
    cover, top, cap, covering
  • Phrases

    put a lid on it

    1
    hey, chatterbox, put a lid on it
    stop talking, be quiet, hold your tongue
    informal shut up, hush up, shut your mouth, shut your face, shut your trap, button your lip, pipe down, put a sock in it, give it a rest, save it, not another word

    blow the lid off

    2
    informal intelligence officials have blown the lid off the so-called crusade against corruption
    expose, reveal, make known, make public, bring into the open, disclose, divulge
    informal spill the beans, blab

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