F f


    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [fid]
    • /fɪd/
    • /fɪd/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [fid]
    • /fɪd/

Definitions of fid word

  • noun fid a stout bar of wood or metal placed across a lower spar so as to support a higher one. 1
  • noun fid a stout bar used to hold a running bowsprit in its extended position. 1
  • noun fid a wooden or metal pin for parting strands of a rope. 1
  • noun fid a bar or pin used as a key or toggle. 1
  • noun fid A thick peg, wedge, or supporting pin, in particular. 1
  • noun fid a spike for separating strands of rope in splicing 0

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Origin of fid

First appearance:

before 1605
One of the 40% oldest English words
First recorded in 1605-15; origin uncertain

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Parts of speech for Fid


fid popularity

A common word. It’s meaning is known to most children of preschool age. About 83% of English native speakers know the meaning and use the word.
This word is included in each student's vocabulary. Most likely there is at least one movie with this word in the title.

fid usage trend in Literature

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