Associations to the word «Hide»


HIDE, verb. (transitive) To put (something) in a place where it will be harder to discover or out of sight.
HIDE, verb. (intransitive) To put oneself in a place where one will be harder to find or out of sight.
HIDE, noun. (countable) The skin of an animal.
HIDE, noun. (obsolete or derogatory) The human skin.
HIDE, noun. (uncountable) (informal) (usually US) One's own life or personal safety, especially when in peril.
HIDE, noun. (countable) (mainly British) A covered structure from which hunters, birdwatchers, etc can observe animals without scaring them.
HIDE, verb. To beat with a whip made from hide.
HIDE, noun. (historical) An English unit of land and tax assessment intended to support one household and notionally equal to 120 acres.
HIDE AND GO SEEK, noun. Hide and seek
HIDE AND SEEK, noun. (games) A game where the players have to hide and one has to seek them out.
HIDE AWAY, verb. (transitive)   To stash or store something in a secret location.
HIDE AWAY, verb. (intransitive)   To hide, to be hidden.
HIDE IN PLAIN SIGHT, verb. Be unnoticeable, by staying visible in a setting that masks presence.
HIDE NOR HAIR, noun. (idiomatic) A trace, indication, or evidence, especially of a person.
HIDE ONE'S LIGHT UNDER A BUSHEL, verb. (idiomatic) To conceal one's talents or positive qualities, especially due to modesty or shyness; to avoid attention.
HIDE OUT, verb. (intransitive) To hide somewhere.
HIDE THE SALAMI, noun. (slang) sexual intercourse
HIDE THE SAUSAGE, verb. (idiomatic) (slang) (euphemistic) To have sex.

Dictionary definition

HIDE, noun. The dressed skin of an animal (especially a large animal).
HIDE, noun. Body covering of a living animal.
HIDE, verb. Prevent from being seen or discovered; "Muslim women hide their faces"; "hide the money".
HIDE, verb. Be or go into hiding; keep out of sight, as for protection and safety; "Probably his horse would be close to where he was hiding"; "She is hiding out in a cabin in Montana".
HIDE, verb. Cover as if with a shroud; "The origins of this civilization are shrouded in mystery".
HIDE, verb. Make undecipherable or imperceptible by obscuring or concealing; "a hidden message"; "a veiled threat".

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