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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 hide /ˈhaɪd/

From: Taiwan MOE computer dictionary


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Hide v. t. [imp. Hid p. p. Hidden Hid; p. pr. & vb. n. Hiding ]
 1. To conceal, or withdraw from sight; to put out of view; to secrete.
    A city that is set on an hill can not be hid.   --Matt. v. 15.
 If circumstances lead me, I will find
 Where truth is hid.   --Shak.
 2. To withhold from knowledge; to keep secret; to refrain from avowing or confessing.
    Heaven from all creatures hides the book of fate.   --Pope.
 3. To remove from danger; to shelter.
    In the time of trouble he shall hide me in his pavilion.   --Ps. xxvi. 5.
 To hide one's self, to put one's self in a condition to be safe; to secure protection. “A prudent man foreseeth the evil, and hideth himself.” --Prov. xxii. 3.
 To hide the face, to withdraw favor. “Thou didst hide thy face, and I was troubled.” --Ps. xxx. 7.
 To hide the face from. (a) To overlook; to pardon. Hide thy face from my sins.” --Ps. li. 9. (b) To withdraw favor from; to be displeased with.
 Syn: -- To conceal; secrete; disguise; dissemble; screen; cloak; mask; veil. See Conceal.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Hide, v. i. To lie concealed; to keep one's self out of view; to be withdrawn from sight or observation.
    Bred to disguise, in public 'tis you hide.   --Pope.
 Hide and seek, a play of children, in which some hide themselves, and others seek them.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Hide, n.  O. Eng. Law. (a) An abode or dwelling. (b) A measure of land, common in Domesday Book and old English charters, the quantity of which is not well ascertained, but has been differently estimated at 80, 100, and 120 acres. [Written also hyde.]

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Hide, n.
 1. The skin of an animal, either raw or dressed; -- generally applied to the undressed skins of the larger domestic animals, as oxen, horses, etc.
 2. The human skin; -- so called in contempt.
    O tiger's heart, wrapped in a woman's hide!   --Shak.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Hide v. t. [imp. & p. p. Hided; p. pr. & vb. n. Hiding.] To flog; to whip. [Prov. Eng. & Low, U. S.]

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: the dressed skin of an animal (especially a large animal)
           [syn: fell]
      2: body covering of a living animal [syn: pelt, skin]
      v 1: prevent from being seen or discovered; "Muslim women hide
           their faces"; "hide the money" [syn: conceal] [ant: show]
      2: 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"
         [syn: hide out]
      3: cover as if with a shroud; "The origins of this civilization
         are shrouded in mystery" [syn: shroud, enshroud, cover]
      4: make undecipherable or imperceptible by obscuring or
         concealing; "a hidden message"; "a veiled threat" [syn: obscure,
          blot out, obliterate, veil]
      [also: hidden, hid]