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card

1. noun, informal A funny, clever, and entertaining person. Gosh, Sarah sure is a card, huh? She always cracks me up!
2. verb, informal To inspect someone's personal identification to verify that they are of legal age. The bouncer is carding everyone. There's no way he's going to let me in with this crappy fake ID. I'm nearly 35 years old, and I still get carded when I go out to the bar.

carded

Asked to show one's ID to prove that they are legally old enough to be in a particular place or doing a specific thing. I'm 30 years old, but I look so young that I get carded all the time. We'll never be able to get into the bar without being carded!
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carding

A type of fraud in which credit card, bank account, and other personal information is stolen and then sold, usually online. I'm worried that my bank information was stolen in a carding scheme.
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Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.

*card

Fig. an entertaining and clever person who says or does funny things. (*Typically: act like ~; be ~.) He is such a card. Always making jokes. Mary is a card, and she has to learn to take things seriously sometimes.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

card

verb
See phish

card

1. n. a funny person. Britney is such a card. She cracks me up.
2. tv. to check people’s ID cards for age or other eligibility. (see also carded.) They card everybody at the football games, even the parents.
3. Go to phish.

carded

and proofed
mod. [of an ID card] examined to determine whether one has reached the legal drinking age. Dave got carded at the party even though he is thirty and looks it. As soon as we were proofed, we got in and got some brews.
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carding

verb
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McGraw-Hill's Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions Copyright © 2006 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. All rights reserved.
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