hid hid  /ˈhɪd/


  1. (n) the dressed skin of an animal (especially a large animal)
  2. (n) body covering of a living animal
  3. (v) prevent from being seen or discovered
  4. (v) be or go into hiding; keep out of sight, as for protection and safety
  5. (v) cover as if with a shroud
  6. (v) make undecipherable or imperceptible by obscuring or concealing


  1. She joined the African National Congress well before it was legal and once hid its leaders in her home.
  2. He was a half-Jewish kid born in Cologne, Germany, who hid from the Nazis with his mother in World War II and headed for America as soon as the war was over.
  3. After Van Gogh's killing last November, Hirsi Ali hid for two months.


  1. Cops: Women hid $59,000 in their bras

    A Canadian woman is accused of trying to smuggle more than $70,000 in cash into the United States. Police say she had hidden most of the cash in bras both she and her daughter were wearing.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: WXYZ-TV Detroit

  2. Police: Pa. wedding guest stole, hid loot in bra

    A Pennsylvania woman has been charged with stealing money from cards brought to a wedding reception she was attending — and trying to hide the loot in her bra.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Fox News

  3. Oberthur Technologies Partners with HID Global to Carry Seos Digital Keys on NFC SIM Cards for Mobile Access

    Oberthur Technologies, one of the world’s largest providers of security and identification solutions and services based on smart card technologies, today announced its partnership with HID Global that provides Oberthur Technologies the ability to support the use of SeosTM digital keys on NFC-enabled smartphones.
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance


  1. "Iran has an obligation to explain to the IAEA why they hid this program from them," Bush said, referring to the nuclear watchdog International Atomic Energy Agency.
    on Dec 11, 2007 By: President Bush Source: Guardian Unlimited

  2. "Free agency to me is very new, so I'm going to take it step by step," Lowell said while clutching the World Series MVP trophy. "I've never hid the fact that I enjoy playing here in Boston. I have great teammates, a great manager, great...
    on Oct 29, 2007 By: Mike Lowell Source: SI.com

  3. Wright stated, "I hid everything for my music. Nothing in my life has been more magical than the moment I decided to come out."
    on Jun 21, 2010 By: Chely Wright Source: The Money Times

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