unhood
transitive verb Date: 13th century to remove a hood or covering from

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • unhood — un*hood ([u^]n*h[oo^]d ), v. t. [1st pref. un + hood.] To remove a hood or disguise from. Quarterly Rev. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • unhood — /un hood /, v.t. 1. to divest of a hood or covering. 2. to remove from (a hawk) the hood used to blind it. [1565 75; UN 2 + HOOD1] * * * …   Universalium

  • unhood — verb To remove the hood from (a falcon) …   Wiktionary

  • unhood — verb remove the hood from …   English new terms dictionary

  • unhood — un·hood …   English syllables

  • unhood — /ʌnˈhʊd/ (say un hood) verb (t) to divest of a hood, especially that of a hawk. {un 2 + hood1} …   Australian English dictionary

  • unhood — “+ transitive verb Etymology: un (II) + hood : to remove a hood or covering from : expose …   Useful english dictionary

  • unhooded — “+ adjective Etymology: in sense 1, from past participle of unhood; in sense 2, from un (I) + hooded 1. : divested of a hood 2. : not having a hood …   Useful english dictionary

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