hide

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 /haɪd/

For the verb: "to hide"

Simple Past: hid
Past Participle: hidden

WordReference English-Italiano Dictionary © 2014:

Principal Translations/Traduzioni principali
hide vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (place out of view)nascondere vtr
 I hide the cakes from the children.
 Nascondo le torte ai bambini.
hide vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (keep secret)nascondere vtr
 She hid her past from her husband.
 Ha nascosto il suo passato a suo marito.
hide nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (leather, skin)pelle nf
 The cow's hide will be sold as leather.
 La pelle della mucca sarà venduta come cuoio.
 
Additional Translations
hide nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (buttocks)conciare per le feste vtr
Nota: to tan one's hide = conciare qualcuno per le feste.
 If you don't stop misbehaving, I am going to tan your hide!
 Se non smetti di comportarti male, ti concio per le feste!
hide nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (life: save)pelle nf
 I started running from the tornado to save my hide.
 Ho iniziato a correre via dal tornado per salvarmi la pelle.
hide viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (place oneself out of view)nascondersi v rif
 As children, we would hide from our parents.
 Da piccoli ci nascondevamo dai nostri genitori.
hide vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (block)nascondere, coprire vtr
 Put down the blinds to hide the sun because it's hurting my eyes.
 Abbassa le tendine per nascondere il sole, perché mi fa male agli occhi.
hide vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." US (punish by hitting)frustare vtr
 You better be back by 10 PM or I'm going to hide you with the whip!
 È meglio che torni a casa per le 10 di sera, altrimenti ti frusto!
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WordReference English-Italiano Dictionary © 2014:

Compound Forms/Forme composte
hide and seek nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (children's hiding game)  (gioco infantile)nascondino nm
hide away viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (remain concealed)restare nascosto vi
hide away vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (keep concealed)tenere nascosto vtr
hide behind [sth] v literal (use [sth] to protect oneself)nascondersi dietro v rif
hide behind [sth] v figurative (use [sth] as excuse, distraction)  (figurato)nascondersi dietro, pararsi dietro v rif
hide out viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (stay concealed)nascondersi v rif
 The government believed the terrorist would hide out in caves for years, if necessary.
 La polizia è convinta che i rapinatori, dopo il colpo miliardario, si siano nascosti per qualche tempo in una casa abbandonata.
hide [sth] from yourself v (deny the reality of [sth])nascondersi, nascondere a se stessi vtr
 Stop hiding the truth from yourself - you know you love me!
 Smetti di nasconderti la verità, lo sai che mi ami!
hide under nascondere; celare
hide your face viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." figurative (be ashamed)  (figurato, colloquiale)andare a nascondersi, non farsi più vedere vi
 You were so rude to her - you'll have to hide your face in future.
 Sei stato di una villania spaventosa: dovresti andare a nasconderti!
hide your face viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." literal (cover your features)coprire il viso, coprirsi il viso vtr
 It is common for Muslim women to hide their faces in public.
 Per molte donne mussulmane è tradizione coprirsi il viso in pubblico.
hide yourself viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (be reclusive)nascondersi, rinchiudersi v rif
 She was very shy and hid herself away in her room all week.
hide-and-go-seek nascondino nm
hide-and-seek nascondino nm
nothing to hide niente da nascondere
play hide and seek giocare a nascondino
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