Significado de “hide” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "hide" - Diccionario Inglés

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hideverb

uk /haɪd/ us /haɪd/ hid, hidden

B1 [ I or T ] to put something or someone in a place where that thing or person cannot be seen or found, or to put yourself somewhere where you cannot be seen or found:

She used to hide her diary under her pillow.
A kilo of heroin was found hidden inside the lining of the suitcase.
I like wearing sunglasses - I feel I can hide behind them.

[ T ] to prevent something from being seen:

He tries to hide his bald spot by sweeping his hair over to one side.

B1 [ T ] to not show an emotion:

She tried to hide her disappointment at not getting the promotion.

B1 [ T ] If you hide information from someone, you do not allow that person to know it:

I feel sure there's something about her past that she's trying to hide from me.

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hidenoun

uk /haɪd/ us /haɪd/

hide noun (SKIN)

[ C or U ] the strong, thick skin of an animal, used for making leather

hide noun (FOR WATCHING BIRDS/ANIMALS)

[ C ] UK US blind a place where people can watch wild animals or birds without being noticed by them

(Definition of “hide” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

Significado de "hide" - Diccionario Inglés Americano

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hideverb [ I/T ]

us /hɑɪd/ past tense hid /hɪd/ , past participle hidden /ˈhɪd·ən/

hide verb [ I/T ] (PREVENT FINDING)

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.

Phrasal verb(s)

hidenoun [ C/U ]

us /hɑɪd/

hide noun [ C/U ] (SKIN)

the strong thick skin of an animal that is used for making leather:

[ C ] He began scraping the hide to prepare it for tanning.

A person’s hide is that person’s self, esp. when in trouble:

[ C ] He expects me to save his hide every time he screws up.

(Definition of “hide” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)