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hid·den

 (hĭd′n)
v.
A past participle of hide1.

hidden

(ˈhɪdən)
vb
a past participle of hide1
adj
concealed or obscured: a hidden cave; a hidden meaning.
ˈhiddenly adv
ˈhiddenness n

hid•den

(ˈhɪd n)

adj.
1. concealed; obscure; covert: hidden meaning.
v.
2. past part. of hide 1.
hid′den•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.hidden - not accessible to view; "concealed (or hidden) damage"; "in stormy weather the stars are out of sight"
invisible, unseeable - impossible or nearly impossible to see; imperceptible by the eye; "the invisible man"; "invisible rays"; "an invisible hinge"; "invisible mending"
2.hidden - designed to elude detection; "a hidden room or place of concealment such as a priest hole"; "a secret passage"; "the secret compartment in the desk"
concealed - hidden on any grounds for any motive; "a concealed weapon"; "a concealed compartment in his briefcase"
3.hidden - difficult to find; "hidden valleys"; "a hidden cave"; "an obscure retreat"
concealed - hidden on any grounds for any motive; "a concealed weapon"; "a concealed compartment in his briefcase"

hidden

adjective
1. secret, veiled, dark, mysterious, obscure, mystical, mystic, shrouded, occult, latent, cryptic, hermetic, ulterior, abstruse, recondite, hermetical Uncover hidden meanings and discover special messages.
2. concealed, covered, secret, covert, unseen, clandestine, secreted, under wraps, unrevealed The pictures had obviously been taken by a hidden camera.

hidden

adjective
1. Concealed from view:
2. Screened from the view of oncoming drivers:
3. Lying beyond what is obvious or avowed:
Idiom: under cover.
Translations
مُخَبَّا ، خَفيمَخْفِيّ
skrytý
gemtskjult
peidetud
piilevä
sakriven
rejtett
falinn
隠された
숨겨진
escondidoescondida
skrit
dold
ซึ่งปิดบัง
tiềm ẩn

hidden

[ˈhɪdn]
A. PP of hide 1
B. ADJescondido (fig) [meaning, truth] → oculto, secreto
hidden assetsactivo msing oculto
hidden reservesreservas fpl ocultas

hidden

[ˈhɪdən ˈhɪdən]
pp of hide
adj [fact, feeling] → caché(e)
hidden extras → frais mpl annexeshidden agenda nintentions fpl cachées
to have a hidden agenda → avoir des intentions cachées

hidden

adjversteckt, verborgen (also computer file)

hidden

[ˈhɪdn]
1. pp of hide
2. adj (gen) → nascosto/a; (meaning) → recondito/a
there are no hidden extras → è veramente tutto compreso nel prezzo

hide1

(haid) past tense hid (hid) : past participle hidden (ˈhidn) verb
to put (a person, thing etc) in a place where it cannot be seen or easily found. I'll hide the children's presents; You hide, and I'll come and look for you; She hid from her father; He tries to hide his feelings.
noun
a small concealed hut etc from which birds etc can be watched, photographed etc.
ˈhidden adjective
(made in such a way as to be) difficult to see or find. a hidden door; a hidden meaning.
hide-and-seek noun
a children's game in which one person searches for other people who have hidden themselves.
ˈhide-out noun
a place where one can hide or is hiding. The police searched for the bandits' hide-out.
ˈhiding noun
He has gone into hiding because he knows the police are looking for him; Is he still in hiding?; The burglar came out of hiding when the police car drove off.
ˈhiding-place noun
a place where a person or thing can be or is hidden. We'll have to find a safe hiding-place for our jewels.

hidden

مَخْفِيّ skrytý skjult versteckt κρυφός oculto piilevä caché sakriven nascosto 隠された 숨겨진 verborgen skjult ukryty escondido спрятанный dold ซึ่งปิดบัง saklı tiềm ẩn 隐藏的

hidden

a. pp. de to hide, oculto-a, escondido-a, latente.
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So Meg reclined, with rubbers well hidden, and Jo went blundering away to the dining room, which she found after going into a china closet, and opening the door of a room where old Mr.
He wanted to keep them hidden away and looked with amaze- ment at the quiet inexpressive hands of other men who worked beside him in the fields, or passed, driving sleepy teams on country roads.
To sum it up for you--notice I use the word `sum,' which is very appropriate for a bank--the professor has got on the track of another lost or hidden city.
Sometimes he was completely hidden by the clouds of snow that rose about him; then he and the horses would emerge black and shining.
There was nothing subtle or hidden about her charms; her beauty was all there, flaming and apparent: the spun-gold hair that comb nor confining pin could restrain; the blue eyes that were like nothing but sapphires; two lips that pouted, that were so red one could only think of cherries or some other delicious crimson fruit in looking at them.
In another moment the twang of the cord was heard, a white streak was seen glancing into the bushes, and the wounded buck plunged from the cover, to the very feet of his hidden enemy.
Whatever other accommodations it contained must have been hidden in the rear, as the flat roof above was almost level with the raftered ceiling of the shop.
Nature -- except it were human nature -- the nature that is developed in earth and sky, was, in one sense, hidden from me; and all the imaginative delight wherewith it had been spiritualized passed away out of my mind.
THERE comes a time in every rightly- constructed boy's life when he has a raging desire to go somewhere and dig for hidden treasure.
That was Dunstan's first thought as he approached it; the second was, that the old fool of a weaver, whose loom he heard rattling already, had a great deal of money hidden somewhere.
If Chee-Chee had known this, he would most likely have hidden them again.
While we were eating, the dervish happened to mention that in a spot only a little way off from where we were sitting, there was hidden a treasure so great that if my eighty camels were loaded till they could carry no more, the hiding place would seem as full as if it had never been touched.