hidy-hole
noun see hidey-hole

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • hidy-hole — 1817, altered from hiding hole; from HIDING (Cf. hiding) (1) + HOLE (Cf. hole) (n.) …   Etymology dictionary

  • hidy-hole — or hidey hole [hī′dē hōl΄] n. [Chiefly Brit.] informal var. of HIDEAWAY * * * …   Universalium

  • hidy-hole — or hidey hole [hī′dē hōl΄] n. [Chiefly Brit.] informal var. of HIDEAWAY …   English World dictionary

  • hidy-hole — noun see hidey hole …   Useful english dictionary

  • hidey-hole — noun or hidy hole ˈhīdēˌhōl Etymology: alteration of earlier hiding hole : hideaway 1 * * * hidey hole 7 [hidey hole hidey holes] (also …   Useful english dictionary

  • hidey-hole — or hidy hole noun Etymology: alteration of earlier hiding hole Date: 1817 hideaway …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • hidey-hole — (also hidy hole) noun informal a hiding place …   English new terms dictionary

  • hide — 1. v. & n. v. (past hid; past part. hidden or archaic hid) 1 tr. put or keep out of sight (hid it under the cushion; hid her in the cupboard). 2 intr. conceal oneself. 3 tr. (usu. foll. by from) keep (a fact) secret (hid his real motive from her) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Rockefeller family — See also: Rockefeller Rockefeller Ethnicity German American Current region Ohio, New York Information Place of origin …   Wikipedia

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