a safe place for hiding, especially from the law.
a hiding place, esp a remote place used by outlaws, etc; hideaway
to remain deliberately concealed, esp for a prolonged period of time
also hide-out, “a hiding place,” 1885, American English, from hide (v.) + out. The phrase hide out “conceal (oneself) from the authorities” is attested from 1870, American English (in reference to Northern draft dodgers in the Civil War).
[hahyd] /haɪd/ verb (used with object), hid, hidden or hid, hiding. 1. to conceal from sight; prevent from being seen or discovered: Where did she hide her jewels? 2. to obstruct the view of; cover up: The sun was hidden by the clouds. 3. to conceal from knowledge or exposure; keep secret: to hide one’s […]
- Hide the salami
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- Hide the weenie
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[hahy-dee-hohl] /ˈhaɪ diˌhoʊl/ noun, Informal. 1. a nook or cranny used as a place.