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kid stuff

noun, Informal.
something appropriate only for children.
something very easy or simple.
Origin of kid stuff
An Americanism dating back to 1925-30 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018.
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  • The only time I played football it was just kid stuff, and we wore whatever we had.

    Center Rush Rowland

    Ralph Henry Barbour
  • Helen, honey—Tim knows that wishing when you blow out the candles is kid stuff.

    The Short Life Francis Donovan
Slang definitions & phrases for kid stuff

kid stuff

noun phrase

  1. Something too easy to challenge an adult; cinch, piece of cake: That swim to Catalina's kid stuff
  2. Activity not appropriate for an adult; childish concerns: Give up the kid stuff and find a real job (1923+)
The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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Idioms and Phrases with kid stuff

kid stuff

Something very easy or uncomplicated, as in That new computer program is kid stuff. This usage alludes to something suitable for young children, or “kids.” [ c. 1920 ]
The American Heritage® Idioms Dictionary
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