Meaning of “hide” - Learner’s Dictionary


verb us uk /haɪd/ past tense hid, past participle hidden

B1 to put something in a place where it cannot be seen or found:

I hid the money in a vase.
[ often passive ] She kept the diary hidden in a drawer.

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PERSON [ I ] also hide yourself

B1 to go to a place where you cannot be seen or found:

She ran off and hid behind a tree.

B1 to keep a feeling or information secret:

He couldn't hide his embarrassment.
There's something about her past that she's trying to hide from me.

(Definition of “hide verb” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)