[hoo d] /hʊd/
John Bell, 1831–79, Confederate general in the U.S. Civil War.
[math-yoo-suh n] /ˈmæθ yu sən/ (Show IPA), 1881–1934, U.S. architect.
Thomas, 1799–1845, English poet and humorist.
Mount, a volcanic peak in N Oregon, in the Cascade Range. 11,253 feet (3430 meters).
a loose head covering either attached to a cloak or coat or made as a separate garment
something resembling this in shape or use
the US and Canadian name for bonnet (sense 3)
the folding roof of a convertible car
a hoodlike garment worn over an academic gown, indicating its wearer’s degree and university
(falconry) a close-fitting cover, placed over the head and eyes of a falcon to keep it quiet when not hunting
(biology) a structure or marking, such as the fold of skin on the head of a cobra, that covers or appears to cover the head or some similar part
(transitive) to cover or provide with or as if with a hood
(slang) short for hoodlum (sense 1)
Robin, See Robin Hood
Samuel, 1st Viscount. 1724–1816, British admiral. He fought successfully against the French during the American Revolution and the French Revolutionary Wars
Thomas. 1799–1845, British poet and humorist: his work includes protest poetry, such as The Song of the Shirt (1843) and The Bridge of Sighs (1844)
“covering,” Old English hod “hood,” from Proto-Germanic *hodaz (cf. Old Saxon, Old Frisian hod “hood,” Middle Dutch hoet, Dutch hoed “hat,” Old High German huot “helmet, hat,” German Hut “hat,” Old Frisian hode “guard, protection”), from PIE *kadh- “cover” (see hat).
Modern spelling is early 1400s to indicate a “long” vowel, which is no longer pronounced as such. Meaning “removable cover for an automobile engine” attested by 1905. Little Red Riding Hood (1729) translates Charles Perrault’s Petit Chaperon Rouge (“Contes du Temps Passé” 1697).
“gangster,” 1930, American English, shortened form of hoodlum.
shortened form of neighborhood, by 1987, U.S. black slang.
“to put a hood on,” c.1200, from hood (n.1). Related: Hooded; hooding.
: has been in the hood hierarchy for decades
hoodlum: those St Louis hoods/ the procession of hoods on the witness stand (1930+)
Neighborhood •First associated with black Los Angeles neighborhoods: Who know the defendant from the ‘hood. It’s part of the job (mid1980s+)
(Heb. tsaniph) a tiara round the head (Isa. 3:23; R.V., pl., “turbans”). Rendered “diadem,” Job 29:14; high priest’s “mitre,” Zech. 3:5; “royal diadem,” Isa. 62:3.
- John hop
noun 1. (Austral, slang) a policeman
- John I
noun 1. Saint, died a.d. 526, Italian ecclesiastic: pope 523–526. 2. (“the Great”) 1357–1433, king of Portugal 1385–1433. noun 1. surnamed Tzimisces. 925–976 ad, Byzantine emperor (969–976): extended Byzantine power into Bulgaria and Syria 2. called the Great. 1357–1433, king of Portugal (1385–1433). He secured independence for Portugal by his victory over Castile (1385) and […]
- John II
noun 1. (Mercurius) died a.d. 535, Italian ecclesiastic: pope 533–535. noun 1. called the Good. 1319–64, king of France (1350–64): captured by the English at Poitiers (1356) and forced to sign treaties (1360) surrendering SW France to England 2. called the Perfect. 1455–95, king of Portugal (1481–95): sponsored Portuguese expansion in the New World and […]
[yoh-nin] /ˈyoʊ nɪn/ noun, Veterinary Medicine. 1. a sterile solution prepared from the growth products of the bacillus Mycobacterium paratuberculosis, used chiefly in the diagnosis of Johne’s disease.