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Synonyms for hidehaɪd

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. hide, fell(noun)

    the dressed skin of an animal (especially a large animal)

    Synonyms:
    fell, pelt, hide, felled seam, skin

    Antonyms:
    show

  2. hide, pelt, skin(verb)

    body covering of a living animal

    Synonyms:
    peel, pelt, tegument, cutis, hide, fell, fur, skin

    Antonyms:
    show

  3. hide, conceal(verb)

    prevent from being seen or discovered

    Synonyms:
    cover, conceal, hide out, enshroud, obliterate, hold in, blot out, hide, hold back, shroud, veil, obscure

    Antonyms:
    show

  4. hide, hide out(verb)

    be or go into hiding; keep out of sight, as for protection and safety

    Synonyms:
    cover, conceal, hide out, enshroud, obliterate, blot out, hide, shroud, veil, obscure

    Antonyms:
    show

  5. shroud, enshroud, hide, cover(verb)

    cover as if with a shroud

    Synonyms:
    cut through, veil, get over, hide out, embrace, brood, plow, wrap up, enshroud, compensate, breed, encompass, shroud, continue, treat, hatch, incubate, report, track, extend, cut across, blot out, deal, obscure, obliterate, underwrite, overcompensate, address, spread over, hide, conceal, traverse, pass over, comprehend, handle, overlay, cover, cross, get across, cover up, insure

    Antonyms:
    show

  6. obscure, blot out, obliterate, veil, hide(verb)

    make undecipherable or imperceptible by obscuring or concealing

    Synonyms:
    shroud, veil, mist, wipe out, confuse, blot out, enshroud, overcloud, kill, becloud, fog, blur, conceal, haze over, befog, obnubilate, cover, obliterate, obscure, hide out, efface, bedim, hide, cloud

    Antonyms:
    show

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. hide

    Hide is the general term, including all the rest, signifying to put out of sight or beyond ready observation or approach; a thing may be hidden by intention, by accident, or by the imperfection of the faculties of the one from whom it is hidden; in their games, children hide the slipper, or hide themselves from each other; a man unconsciously hides a picture from another by standing before it, or hides a thing from himself by laying something else over it. Even an unconscious object may hide another; as, a cloud hides the sun, or a building hides some part of the prospect by intervening between it and the observer's position. As an act of persons, to conceal is always intentional; one may hide his face in anger, grief, or abstraction; he conceals his face when he fears recognition. A house is hidden by foliage; the bird's nest is artfully concealed. Secrete is a stronger word than conceal, and is used chiefly of such material objects as may be separated from the person, or from their ordinary surroundings, and put in unlooked-for places; a man conceals a scar on his face, but does not secrete it; a thief secretes stolen goods; an officer may also be said to secrete himself to watch the thief. A thing is covered by putting something over or around it, whether by accident or design; it is screened by putting something before it, always with some purpose of protection from observation, inconvenience, attack, censure, etc. In the figurative use, a person may hide honorable feelings; he conceals an evil or hostile intent. Anything which is effectually covered and hidden under any mass or accumulation is buried. Money is buried in the ground; a body is buried in the sea; a paper is buried under other documents. Whatever is buried is hidden or concealed; but there are many ways of hiding or concealing a thing without burying it. So a person may be covered with wraps, and not buried under them. Bury may be used of any object, entomb and inter only of a dead body. Figuratively, one may be said to be buried in business, in study, etc. Compare IMMERSE; PALLIATE.

    Synonyms:
    bury, cloak, conceal, cover, disguise, dissemble, entomb, inter, mask, overwhelm, screen, secrete, suppress, veil

    Antonyms:
    admit, advertise, avow, betray, confess, disclose, discover, disinter, divulge, exhibit, exhume, expose, lay bare, lay open, make known, reveal, manifest, promulgate, publish, raise, show, tell, uncover, unmask, unveil

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. hide(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    secrete, conceal, cover, bury, keep from sight

  2. hide(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    shelter, cloak, screen, veil

  3. hide(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    [Low.] flog, whip, beat

  4. hide(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    lie hid, lie concealed, be concealed, conceal one's self, lie in ambush, keep one's self out of sight, be withdrawn from view

  5. hide(n.)

    Synonyms:
    skin (of the larger animals)

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

conceal, hiding, disguise, obscure, mask, cache, skin, hides, bury, -hide, skins, stash, withhold, concealment, camouflage, hidden


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