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hide

verb
noun
phrases
verb
1 verb put sth in a hiding place TRANSITIVEcuir i bhfolachfolaigh verb  c m uhe hid the sweets from the children chuir sé na milseáin i bhfolach ar na páistí 2 verb take sb to or keep sb in a hiding place TRANSITIVEcuir i bhfolachcoinnigh i bhfolachthey hid her from the police choinnigh siad i bhfolach í ar na póilíní
Taispeáin iontráil iomlán 
3 verb go into hiding
INTRANSITIVEtéigh i bhfolachtéigh as radharcit's a good place to hide áit mhaith é le dul i bhfolach
TRANSITIVEhe hid himself behind the tree chuaigh sé i bhfolach taobh thiar den chrann
4 verb conceal from view TRANSITIVEceil verb  c m ufolaigh verb  c m uher face was hidden by a veil bhí caille ag folú a haghaidhethe trees hid the castle bhí an caisleán ceilte ag na crainnhe was hidden from view bhí sé folaithe, bhí sé as radharc 5 verb conceal an emotion etc TRANSITIVEceil verb  c m ucuir faoi cheiltcoinnigh faoi cheiltto hide your feelings from sb do chuid mothúchán a cheilt ar dhuine 6 verb keep sth hidden TRANSITIVEceil verb  c m ufolaigh verb  c m ushe hid the truth from me cheil sí an fhírinne orm, choinnigh sí an fhírinne faoi cheilt orm 7 verb be in denial INTRANSITIVEhe hid from what had happened dúirt leis féin nár tharla an méid a tharla
noun
8 noun animal skinseithe fem4  c m ucraiceann masc1  c m uleathar masc1  c m u 9 noun informal personthe Gardaí were after his hide bhí na Gardaí ar a lorg, bhí na Gardaí sa tóir air you did it to save your own hide ar mhaithe leat féin a rinne tú é, rinne tú é chun go dtabharfá féin na cosa leat 10 noun for watching wild animals etccró faire
phrases

to have the hide of an elephant

(also

to have the hide of a rhinoceros

) craiceann crua a bheith ortshe had the hide of an elephant bhí craiceann crua uirthi, bhí craiceann righin uirthi

to have nothing to hide

I have nothing to hide níl dada le ceilt agam, níl a dhath le ceilt agam

to hide your blushes

he turned away to hide his blushes chas sé leis an náire a bhí air a cheilt

to hide your face

(also

to hide your head

) d'aghaidh a chur i bhfolachd'éadan a cheilt

to not see hide nor hair of sb

(also

see neither hide nor hair of sb

) I haven't seen hide nor hair of him for ages níor leag mé súil air le fada, ní fhaca mé dé ná deatach air le fada

to tan sb's hide

(also

to whip sb's hide

, to have sb's hide

) informalléasadh a thabhairt do dhuinegleadhradh a thabhairt do dhuinean cac a bhualadh as duine informalthey whipped his hide thug siad gleadhradh dó, bhuail siad an cac as informal

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