Definition of hideyo
1. hide [ v ] prevent from being seen or discovered
Examples: "Muslim women hide their faces" "hide the money"
(Jim Berry Pearson, The Maxwell Land Grant....)
A bullet fired by one of the Mexicans hiding in a little chicken house had passed_through his head , tearing a hole two inches square on the outgoing side .
(Christopher Davis, First Family....)
The heavy branches in his front_yard would hide and then reveal them .
(Clayton C. Barbeau, The Ikon....)
Between the ponderous hulk and himself , in the valley over which Papa-san reigned , men had hidden high_explosives , booby_traps , and mines .
The others likewise had hidden themselves in the grass and the brush .
(Robert Penn Warren, Wilderness....)
He heard the words : `` Rock_of_Ages , cleft for me , Let me hide myself in Thee !Synonyms hide conceal Related Terms show lurk bury veil obscure cover disguise sweep_under_the_rug harbor bosom secrete block cover concealment privacy
2. hide [ v ] be or go into hiding; keep out of sight, as for protection and safety
Examples: : "Probably his horse would be close to where he was hiding" "She is hiding out in a cabin in Montana"
(Cordwainer Smith, "A Planet Named Shayol,"...)
Though they saw the old-style chemical rockets lift_up from the field beyond B ' dikkat 's cabin , they did not make plans to hide among the frozen crop of transmuted flesh .Synonyms hide hide_out Related Terms lie_low hole_up earth stow_away lie_low hunker_down hideout
3. hide [ n ] the dressed skin of an animal (especially a large animal)Used in print:
(Gene Caesar, Rifle for Rent....)
I heard o ' Texas cattlemen wrappin ' a cow thief up in green hides and lettin ' the sun shrink ' em and squeeze him to death .Synonyms hide fell Related Terms animal_skin rawhide cowhide goatskin
4. hide [ n ] body covering of a living animalUsed in print:
(Clifford H. Pope, The Giant Snakes....)
Measurements of skins are of little value ; every snake hide is noticeably longer than its carcass and intentional stretching presents no difficulty to the unscrupulous explorer .Synonyms skin hide pelt Related Terms body_covering skin
5. hide [ v ] cover as if with a shroud
Examples: "The origins of this civilization are shrouded in mystery"
6. hide [ v ] go into hiding or conceal oneself
Examples: "Where is your little brother hiding?"
7. hide [ v ] make undecipherable or imperceptible by obscuring or concealing
Examples: "a hidden message" "a veiled threat"
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