hiding hiding  /ˈhaɪ dɪŋ/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the activity of keeping something secret
  2. (n) the state of being hidden

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. He would be positively identified by one of his intended targets, Corazon Amurao, who survived the attack by hiding under a bed.
  2. But the mystery has been how to eliminate the virus while it's hiding, before it produces unsightly symptoms.
  3. Saddam was bricked into his hiding place, he added.

News

  1. NSA leaker Snowden in hiding in Hong Kong

    HONG KONG — The former CIA employee who suddenly burst into headlines around the globe by revealing himself as the source of top-secret leaks about U.S. surveillance programs has just as quickly gone to ground again. Two days after Edward Snowden checked out of a Hong Kong hotel where he told the Guardian newspaper that he had "no intention of hiding who I am because I know I have done nothing ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Boston Herald

  2. In New Interview, NSA Leaker Edward Snowden Says He Is Not Hiding From Justice in Hong Kong

    In new interview, NSA leaker Edward Snowden says he is not hiding from justice in Hong Kong        
    on June 12, 2013     Source: ABC News

  3. US leaker Snowden faces hard choices while hiding

    HONG KONG (AP) — Edward Snowden, the former CIA employee who leaked top-secret documents about U.S. surveillance programs, has few options to stay one step ahead of the authorities while in apparent hiding.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Associated Press via Yahoo! News

Quotes

  1. Mirren said she used to take "a bit of cocaine. I loved coke. I never did a lot, just a little bit at parties. But what ended it for me was when they caught Klaus Barbie, the Butcher of Lyon, in the early eighties. He was hiding in South America and...
    on Aug 31, 2008 By: Helen Mirren Source: AFP

  2. James Carville, Bill Clinton's campaign strategist, said: "If this party has a message it's done a heck of a job hiding it."
    on Aug 26, 2008 By: James Carville Source: Times Online

  3. "Hamas was hit hard, in its military arms and in its government institutions. Its leaders are in hiding and many of its men have been killed," Olmert said.
    on Jan 16, 2009 By: Ehud Olmert Source: ABC News

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