Definitions English

  • To put or keep out of sight; secrete.
  • To prevent the disclosure or recognition of; conceal: tried to hide the facts.
  • To cut off from sight; cover up: Clouds hid the stars.
  • To avert (one's gaze), especially in shame or grief.
  • To keep oneself out of sight.
  • To seek refuge.
  • hide out To be in hiding, as from a pursuer: The gangsters hid out in a remote cabin until it was safe to return to the city.
  • The skin of an animal, especially the thick tough skin or pelt of a large animal.
  • To beat severely; flog.
  • hide nor hair A trace; a vestige: haven't seen hide nor hair of them since the argument.
  • An old English measure of land, usually the amount held adequate for one free family and its dependents.