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  6  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Hide  \Hide\  (h[imac]d),  v.  t.  [imp.  {Hid}  (h[i^]d);  p.  p. 
  {Hidden}  (h[i^]d"d'n),  {Hid};  p.  pr  &  vb  n.  {Hiding} 
  (h[imac]d"[i^]ng).]  [OE.  hiden,  huden,  AS  h[=y]dan;  akin  to 
  Gr  key`qein,  and  prob.  to  E.  house,  hut,  and  perh.  to  E. 
  hide  of  an  animal,  and  to  hoard.  Cf  {Hoard}.] 
  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)  [web1913]: 
 
  Hide  \Hide\,  n.  [OE.  hide,  hude,  AS  h[=y]d;  akin  to  D.  huid, 
  OHG.  h[=u]t,  G.  haut,  Icel.  h[=u][eth],  Dan.  &  Sw  hud,  L. 
  cutis,  Gr  ky`tos;  and  cf  Gr  sky`tos  skin,  hide,  L.  scutum 
  shield,  and  E.  sky.  [root]13.] 
  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)  [web1913]: 
 
  Hide  \Hide\  (h[imac]d),  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Hided};  p.  pr  & 
  vb  n.  {Hiding}.] 
  To  flog;  to  whip.  [Prov.  Eng.  &  Low  U.  S.] 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Hide  \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  --Swift. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Hide  \Hide\,  n.  [AS.  h[=i]d,  earlier  h[=i]ged;  prob.  orig.,  land 
  enough  to  support  a  family;  cf  AS  h[=i]wan,  h[=i]gan, 
  members  of  a  household,  and  E.  hind  a  peasant.]  (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  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  hide 
  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"  [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:  go  into  hiding  or  conceal  oneself;  "Where  is  your  little 
  brother  hiding?" 
  4:  cover  as  if  with  a  shroud;  "The  origins  of  this  civilization 
  are  shrouded  in  mystery"  [syn:  {shroud},  {enshroud},  {cover}] 
  5:  conceal  or  hide  by  covering  or  intervening  [syn:  {obscure}, 
  {blot  out},  {obliterate}] 




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