Translation of "hide" - English-German dictionary


verb /haid/ (past tense hid /hid/, past participle hidden /ˈhidn/)

to put (a person, thing etc) in a place where it cannot be seen or easily found

I’ll hide the children’s presents
You hide, and I’ll come and look for you
She hid from her father
He tries to hide his feelings.
hidden adjective

(made in such a way as to be) difficult to see or find

a hidden door
a hidden meaning.
hide-and-seek noun

a children’s game in which one person searches for other people who have hidden themselves.

das Versteckspiel
hide-out noun

a place where one can hide or is hiding

das Versteck
The police searched for the bandits’ hide-out.
hiding noun

das Versteck
He has gone into hiding because he knows the police are looking for him
Is he still in hiding?
The burglar came out of hiding when the police car drove off.
hiding-place noun

a place where a person or thing can be or is hidden

das Versteck
We’ll have to find a safe hiding-place for our jewels.

(Translation of “hide” from the PASSWORD English–German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)