Synonyms of lid in English:

lid


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noun

1‘the lid of a saucepan’

SYNONYMS
cover, top, cap, covering
cork, stopper, bung, plug

Phrases

    take the lid off

    ‘lifting the lid on what happened between Jett and Moira all those years ago’


    SYNONYMS
    expose, reveal, bring to light, make known, make public, bring into the open, leak, disclose, divulge, broadcast, publish, release
    take the lid off, blow wide open, let the cat out of the bag, spill the beans, blow the gaff, blab
    ANTONYMS

    keep secret

    put a lid on

    ‘they're wondering what they've got to do to put a lid on the rumours’


    SYNONYMS
    stop, control, finish, end, put an end to, be the end of, put a stop to, put paid to, destroy