hideout hideout  /ˈhaɪ ˌdaʊt/


  • (n) a hiding place; usually a remote place used by outlaws



  1. The men spotted Al-Janabi's 15-year-old son nearby and gestured him into the hideout.
  2. In a politically sensitive trial, an American soldier pleads sleeplessness and overwork in the death of an Iraqi man who breached his squad's hideout.
  3. Photographer Philippe Dudouit visits the mountain hideout of a unit of the Kurdistan Workers Party.


  1. 'Kick-Ass 2' Set Visit: Go Inside The Evil Lair

    by Brett White With twice as many heroes and villains suiting up for the sequel, there are twice as many asses to be kicked in "Kick-Ass 2." MTV News paid a visit to the film's set, specifically the super villain hideout dubbed "The Evil Lair." "They got a shark," says newcomer Donald Faison, listing the [...]
    on June 18, 2013     Source: MTV

  2. A visit to eerie Hashima 'Skyfall' Island

    Nicknamed Gunkanjima, or Battleship Island, because of its shape, Hashima island has an eerie, sinister look, perfect for, say, a villain's lair in an action movie. The inspiration for villain Raoul Silva's deserted hideout in the James Bond movie "S...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: WKBT La Crosse


  1. "In 2001, as the terrorist haven in Afghanistan was collapsing, Rahim helped prepare Tora Bora as a hideout," Hayden said. "When al-Qaida had to flee from there, Rahim was part of that operation, too."
    on Mar 14, 2008 By: Michael Hayden Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. It maintains active connections "that radiate outward from their leaders' secure hideout in Pakistan to affiliates throughout the Middle East, northern Africa and Europe," Negroponte said.
    on Jan 11, 2007 By: John Negroponte Source: Guardian Unlimited

  3. "An intense exchange of fire has been reported between security forces and supporters of Maulana Fazlullah. They surrounded his hideout and met fierce resistance," said Habibullah Khan, a local police officer.
    on Oct 26, 2007 By: Habibullah Khan Source: Middle East Times

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