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This page is about the slang term ID

Meaning: identification; a document that identifies someone, like a driver's licence or a passport

For example:

  • You'll have to show your ID to the guy at the door or they won't let you in.

  • When you come for the exam, don't forget to bring some ID with your photo on it.

pronounced "eye-dee"

Origin: short for "identification"

Quick Quiz:

You'll need to bring some ID, such as

a. a photo or drawing

b. a licence or passport

c. cash or credit cards

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Contributor: Matt Errey