kiddy

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n kiddy a young child
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Kiddy A young fellow; formerly, a low thief.
    • v. t Kiddy To deceive; to outwit; to hoax.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • kiddy To hoax; cheat; “kid.”
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Quotations

  • Billy Corgan
    Billy Corgan
    “The Pumpkins love rock-and-roll, we absolutely love it, but we also think it's a flatulent, ego-serving kiddie playground. You can have your cake and eat it too.”

Usage

In literature:

She used to be my kiddie-sister's governess.
"In Brief Authority" by F. Anstey
He greeted her with a fatherly "Hello, kiddie," and would have kissed her had Lorraine not evaded him skilfully.
"Sawtooth Ranch" by B. M. Bower
And so are my kiddies, for that matter.
"The Prairie Child" by Arthur Stringer
In all this round of exposure the kiddies are as well as can be.
"Letters on an Elk Hunt" by Elinore Pruitt Stewart
Poor little kiddies, to be named after liars!
"Dorothy's House Party" by Evelyn Raymond
When I was a little bit of a kiddie I always got tremendously excited if we were going on a journey.
"The Camp Fire Girls in the Mountains" by Jane L. Stewart
Meg and Bobby took turns carrying the dog home, and Twaddles mourned the fact that the kiddie car had not been brought along.
"Four Little Blossoms at Brookside Farm" by Mabel C. Hawley
Say, some of them pore kiddies ain't had milk fer weeks, an' we only ke'p 'em alive thro' youse two fellers.
"The Golden Woman" by Ridgwell Cullum
You'll need a good fire to dry the kiddies by after you washened 'em.
"The Twins of Suffering Creek" by Ridgwell Cullum
I'll go on with the kiddies.
"Jan and Her Job" by L. Allen Harker
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In poetry:

Was I started wrong as a kiddie,
And would my old man have been smarter
To send me to work in Vickers
Instead of being a carter?
"Another Bit And An Offer" by Ezra Pound
Kiddies and grown-ups too-oo-oo,
If we haven't enough to do-oo-oo,
We get the hump-
Cameelious hump- The hump that is black and blue!
"The Camels Hump" by Rudyard Kipling
Phone for the fish knives, Norman
As cook is a little unnerved;
You kiddies have crumpled the serviettes
And I must have things daintily served.
"How To Get On In Society" by Sir John Betjeman
THEY SAY he was thrown and run over,
But that is sheer nonsense, of course:
I taught him to ride when a kiddy,
And Dan wasn’t thrown from his horse.
"Dan Wasn’t Thrown from His Horse" by Henry Lawson
The second floor for kiddie goods,
And kiddie-pantz and pixie-hoods,
The third floor, restaurant:
And here the people always try
To find one going down, so I
Am not the lift they want.
"The Lift Man" by Sir John Betjeman
'E 'ad that narsty fightin' face that peacefulfolk call grim;
But I 'ave seen it grow reel soft when kiddies spoke to 'im.
'E 'ad them narsty sullen eyes that nice folk can't enjure;
But I 'ave seen a smile in 'em that made our frien'ship sure.
"Introduction to Ginger Mick" by C J Dennis

In news:

Kiddie-proof your home for maximum safety and minimum boo - boos .
Having the grandkids over can be dangerous for them if your home isn't kiddie-proofed.
The 5K Run/Walk, the 10K Run, and the 1K Kiddie Fun Run.
The authentic, antique wooden, kiddie carousel at Windmill Island Gardens was purchased by the city of Holland in 1970 for $4,750.
And then keep both of them alive in a kiddie pool in your back yard.
The Port Clinton High School Cheerleaders have scheduled the annual Kiddie Clinic for 10 to 11:30 am Saturday, Jan 7, in the Port Clinton High School Cafeteria.
I was four years old and my folks let me play it on our kiddie turntable.
Last-minute salvaging of Kiddie Water Fights doesn't impact the fun.
Goodfellows work to ensure there's 'no kiddie without a Christmas'.
Meet the kiddies on their turf: online.
Although I wouldn't put this on display when the kiddies come knocking at the door in a few weeks, it will definitely help you deal with the sugar-zombies.
Spiked with vitamin-rich, moisturizing white peach oil, these gentle products manage to get your kiddies' tresses squeaky-clean and lushly moisturized, while detangling even the most stubborn knots.
A few of the Halloween decorations that like to scare the kiddies.
This pudding is definitely not for the kiddie table: it's all grown up, a dark, coffee-infused adult treat.
The Kiddie Parade kicked off events last Tuesday evening.
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In science:

This has been demonstrated in the lab and in the wild, and script kiddy tools exist to launch it.
Security Considerations for Remote Electronic Voting over the Internet
The CORAS language allows to relate threat scenarios to adversaries (so called threats, e.g. ”‘hacker”’ or ”‘script kiddy”’ in Figure 2) and to potential vulnerabilities. A vulnerability is denoted by the unlocked padlock (see e.g. ”‘SQL injection”’).
Model-Based Security Testing
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