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English definition of “hide”

hide

verb [I/T] (PREVENT FINDING)   /hɑɪd/ (past tense hid  /hɪd/, past participle hidden  /ˈhɪd·ən/)
to put something or someone in a place where the person or thing cannot be seen or found, or to put yourself somewhere where you cannot be seen or found: [T] She used to hide her diary under her pillow. [I] Tommy ran and hid behind his dad. If you hide your feelings, you do not show them: [T] She tried to hide her disappointment. If you hide information from someone, you do not let that person know it: [T] He said nothing is wrong, but I think he’s hiding something.
(Definition of hide verb (PREVENT FINDING) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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