hood, hoodlum, goon, punk, thug, tough, toughie, strong-armer(noun)
an aggressive and violent young criminal
a protective covering that is part of a plant
(slang) a neighborhood
hood, lens hood(noun)
a tubular attachment used to keep stray light out of the lens of a camera
(falconry) a leather covering for a hawk's head
hood, exhaust hood(noun)
metal covering leading to a vent that exhausts smoke or fumes
the folding roof of a carriage
a headdress that protects the head and face
hood, bonnet, cowl, cowling(noun)
protective covering consisting of a metal part that covers the engine
"there are powerful engines under the hoods of new cars"; "the mechanic removed the cowling in order to repair the plane's engine"
(zoology) an expandable part or marking that resembles a hood on the head or neck of an animal
cover with a hood
"The bandits were hooded"
A covering such as worn over oneu2019s head.
A distinctively coloured fold of material, representing a university degree.
An enclosure that protects something, especially from above.
A soft top of a convertible car or carriage.
The hinged cover over the engine of a motor vehicle. Also known as a bonnet in other countries.
gangster, thug. Short for hoodlum.
abbreviation for hoodie, in the sense of a person wearing such a garment.
What is goin' down in the hood?
A metal covering that leads to a vent to suck away smoke or fumes.
To cover something with a hood.
Relating to inner-city everyday life, both positive and negative aspects; especially peopleu2019s attachment to and love for their neighborhoods.
Origin: from hod, from hōdaz (compare / hoed, Hut), from Sarmato- *xauda 'hat' (compare xaoda, xaudā), from kadh- 'to cover'. More at hat.
a covering or garment for the head or the head and shoulders, often attached to the body garment
a soft covering for the head, worn by women, which leaves only the face exposed
a part of a monk's outer garment, with which he covers his head; a cowl
a like appendage to a cloak or loose overcoat, that may be drawn up over the head at pleasure
an ornamental fold at the back of an academic gown or ecclesiastical vestment; as, a master's hood
a covering for a horse's head
a covering for a hawk's head and eyes. See Illust. of Falcon
anything resembling a hood in form or use
the top or head of a carriage
a chimney top, often contrived to secure a constant draught by turning with the wind
a projecting cover above a hearth, forming the upper part of the fireplace, and confining the smoke to the flue
the top of a pump
a covering for a mortar
the hood-shaped upper petal of some flowers, as of monkshood; -- called also helmet
a covering or porch for a companion hatch
the endmost plank of a strake which reaches the stem or stern
to cover with a hood; to furnish with a hood or hood-shaped appendage
to cover; to hide; to blind
Origin: [shortened from hoodlum.]
Hood is a UK-based band from Leeds, that formed in 1991. The band consists of brothers Chris and Richard Adams, and friends.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
hood, n. a covering for the head: anything resembling such: a folding roof for a carriage: an ornamental fold at the back of an academic gown, and worn over it.—v.t. to cover with a hood: to blind.—adj. Hood′ed.—n. Hood′ie-crow, the hooded crow (Corvus cornix).—adj. Hood′less, having no hood.—ns. Hood′man, the person blindfolded in blindman's buff; Hood′man-blind (Shak.), blindman's buff. [A.S. hód; Dut. hoed, Ger. hut.]
The Standard Electrical Dictionary
A tin hood placed over an arc-lamp. Such hoods are often truncated cones in shape, with the small end upwards. They reflect a certain amount of light besides protecting the lamp to some extent from rain.
The numerical value of hood in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of hood in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
U Know U Be In Da Hood.
He’s just been Jim Hood, the people's lawyer.
There is certainly an element of Robin Hood about it.
There was nothing' hood' about him, he was a good kid and I do n’t have him no more.
Say whatever you want, he didn't report his bank loans... And then he acts like Robin Hood. Say whatever you want..
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Translations for hood
From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
- قلنسوة, غطاء المحركArabic
- caputxaCatalan, Valencian
- Schutzdach, abdecken, Haube, Abzug, überdecken, Motorhaube, Abzugshaube, Kapuze, Verdeck, bedecken, KappeGerman
- capucha, bonete, cubierta, campana, capirote, pasamontañas, cofre, birrete, pasamontaña, capota, casco, capóSpanish
- kuomukatto, huppu, kuomu, suojus, konepelti, koppaFinnish
- capuche, capote, capot, licence, hotteFrench
- cochallScottish Gaelic
- motorháztető, kapucni, csuklya, tetőHungarian
- վեղար, կապիշոնArmenian
- vélarhlíf, húdd, hettaIcelandic
- cappuccio della toga universitaria, nascondere, cofano, cappotta, quartiere, cappa, vicinato, schermo, cupola, cappuccio, incappucciare, soffiettoItalian
- ボンネット, フードJapanese
- capuchon, kap, beschermingskap, bedekken, motorkapDutch
- kaptur, maskaPolish
- coifa, capota, capuz, capôPortuguese
- башлы́к, капо́т, капюшо́нRussian
- motorhuv, kapuschong, huva, luvaSwedish
- motor kaputu, kaput, kapüşonTurkish
- відло́га, капюшо́н, ка́птурUkrainian
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