hideaway hideaway  /ˈhaɪ də ˌweɪ/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a hiding place; usually a remote place used by outlaws
  2. (n) an area where you can be alone

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. He was relaxing at his island hideaway of Brioni, fully content to let his lieutenants transact what business there was.
  2. From his hideaway on Martha's Vineyard, Mass.
  3. McChrystal reportedly accompanied his men to the bombed-out hideaway in Baquba where al-Zarqawi lay to help identify the body.

News

  1. How we pulled off a milestone birthday bash in Sin City

    Whether these words were the highlight or the low-water mark of an otherwise extraordinary evening is still the matter of some debate. But there's no question that it marked a turning point for the 25 hangovers-in-the-making gathered in a Sin City hideaway to celebrate three 50th birthdays — those of my wife, Janet; our childhood friend Dan; and my own. That's 150 years of us being us, hence our ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Kingston Daily Freeman

  2. Ernesto's Hideaway to close in downtown Lansing

    Ernesto's Hideaway, a convenience store and deli in downtown Lansing, will close its doors later this month.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: DeWitt-Bath Review

  3. Farmhouse Inn Receives Andrew Harper's Prestigious Recommendation

    FORESTVILLE, Calif., June 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --  Andrew Harper's Hideaway Report , the most respected publication in luxury travel, announced in its May 2013 issue the recommendation of Sonoma's Farmhouse ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. Clift writes Biden: "Said a young naval officer giving him a tour of the residence showed him the hideaway, which is behind a massive steel door secured by an elaborate lock with a narrow connecting hallway lined with shelves filled with...
    on May 18, 2009 By: Joe Biden Source: FOXNews

  2. Cindy, who has two grown kids and lives in the San Fernando Valley, called her adopted Milwaukee "a hip little hideaway."
    on Aug 20, 2008 By: Cindy Williams Source: Boston Herald

  3. "We are so pleased to receive such high marks from Andrew Harper's Hideaway Report readers," said Mark Harmon, CEO of Auberge Resorts. "They are some of the most experienced and discriminating travelers in the world. Congratulations to the...
    on Oct 1, 2009 By: Mark Harmon Source: Reuters

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