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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR ID

And now then, Id like to have you examine more closely this pair I have here.

Jon laid his ID tag on the desk and stepped towards the wall.

"Id is imbossible," said van der Kuylen, shaking his great head.

"I tell you I 'id the pipe back o' barracks," said Jakin pacifically.

I can write a blay, ant I can stage id, ant I can baint the scenery for id.

He produced the ID card and handed it with the special card to the Myrmidon.

"Let's see your ID card, please," the Myrmidon said in the same tone as before.

Id advise you to lay your head on your pillow early to-night.

Nobody, Id like you to know, nobody has ever doubted my word before.

He wiped the stream of sweat from his face and neck and took a good look at the Id.

WORD ORIGIN

1924, in Joan Riviere's translation of Freud's "Das Ich und das Es" (1923), from Latin id "it" (translation of German es "it" in Freud's title), used in psychoanalytical theory to denote the unconscious instinctual force. Latin id is from PIE pronomial stem *i- (see yon).

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