Definition of kidding in US English:

kidding

noun

  • Playfulness or teasing.

    ‘they could be insufferable when the kidding began’

adjective

  • Playfully or teasingly deceptive.

    ‘he chided her in a kidding way’

Phrases

  • no kidding

    • informal Used to emphasize the truth of a statement.

      ‘no kidding, she's gone’

Pronunciation

kidding

/ˈkidiNG//ˈkɪdɪŋ/