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British English: /lɪd/
American English: /lɪd/

Translation of lid in French:


  • 1 (cover) dustbin/saucepan lid
    couvercle de poubelle/de casserole
    to put on/take off the lid
    mettre/enlever le couvercle


to blow the lid off something

lever le voile sur quelque chose

to flip one's lid

to keep the lid on something

contrôler quelque chose

to put a lid on something

mettre un frein à quelque chose

to put the lid on something

(finish) mettre fin à quelque chose

that really puts the (tin) lid on it!

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