What does hiding mean?

Definitions for hiding

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. concealment, concealing, hidingnoun

    the activity of keeping something secret

  2. hidingnoun

    the state of being hidden

    "he went into hiding"


  1. hiding

    Hiding refers to the act of concealing or keeping oneself or something out of sight or unnoticed, often in order to avoid harm, punishment, or discomfort. It can also relate to withholding information or suppressing feelings or facts. This can be applied to various contexts such as physical objects, emotions, individuals, information technology, and more.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Hiding

    of Hide

  2. Hiding

    of Hide

  3. Hidingnoun

    the act of hiding or concealing, or of withholding from view or knowledge; concealment

  4. Hidingnoun

    a flogging

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of hiding in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of hiding in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of hiding in a Sentence

  1. Gregory Cheadle:

    I pretty much went into hiding, i didn't want to really be in public because it was too ugly. This is gun country up here. People don't play.

  2. Michael Finney:

    If Mars had life 4 billion years ago, Mars still has life. Nothing has happened on Mars that wouldve wiped out life, so, if there were life on Mars, it may have moved around, it may have gone into hiding a bit, but its probably still there.

  3. Terri Spath:

    I'm not hiding under my desk yet because of a fear of a recession.

  4. Chuck Grassley:

    It’s unacceptable that the FBI continues to take a secretive approach, hiding behind classification as an excuse to withhold information that all Americans deserve to have.

  5. Mandiant CEO Kevin Mandia:

    Over time, everybody can arm the damn thing, that's the problem. And there'll probably be great hackers hiding in the noise of the not so great.

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