hide-and-seek
noun Date: circa 1727 a children's game in which one player does not look while others hide and then goes to find them

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  • Hide and Seek — may refer to:* Hide and seek, a children s gameIn film: * Hide and Seek (2005 film), a film starring Robert De Niro and Dakota Fanning * Hide and Seek (2000 film), a thriller originally titled Cord starring Jennifer Tilly and Vincent Gallo * Hide …   Wikipedia

  • Hide and seek — bezeichnet einen US amerikanischen Film, siehe Hide and Seek (2005) einen kanadischen Film, siehe Hide and Seek (2000) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • hide-and-seek — hide and seek, hide and go seek hide and go seek . A game played by children, in which one child (who is it ) covers his eyes for a short time while the other players hide, and then the one who is it tries to find the others. [WordNet 1.5 +PJC] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Hide and Seek — bezeichnet einen US amerikanischen Film, siehe Hide and Seek (2005) einen kanadischen Film, siehe Hide and Seek (2000) einen Musiktitel, siehe Kyau Albert Diese Seite ist eine Begriffskläru …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Hide and seek — Hide Hide, v. i. To lie concealed; to keep one s self out of view; to be withdrawn from sight or observation. [1913 Webster] Bred to disguise, in public tis you hide. Pope. [1913 Webster] {Hide and seek}, a play of children, in which some hide… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • hide-and-seek — also .hide and go seek AmE n [U] a children s game in which one player shuts their eyes while the others hide, and then goes to look for them …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • hide-and-seek — or ,hide and go seek noun uncount a children s game in which one player lets the other players hide, and then tries to find them …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • hide-and-seek — hide′ and seek′ n. gam a children s game in which one player gives the other players a chance to hide and then tries to find them Also called hide′ and go seek′. Etymology: 1665–75 …   From formal English to slang

  • Hide and Seek — Título El escondite (España) Mente siniestra (Hispanoamérica) Ficha técnica Dirección John Polson Ayudante de dirección Thomas A. Reilly …   Wikipedia Español

  • hide-and-seek — [hīd΄ n sēk′] n. a children s game in which one player (called “it”) tries to find the other players, who have hidden: also hide and go seek …   English World dictionary

  • hide-and-seek — ► NOUN ▪ a children s game in which one or more players hide and the other or others have to look for them …   English terms dictionary

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