hideaway

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noun hide·away \ ˈhīd-ə-ˌwā \

Definition of hideaway

Examples of hideaway in a Sentence

  1. The resort is a perfect romantic hideaway for young couples.

  2. the novelist has a little hideaway in the country where he goes whenever he wants to do some serious writing

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First Known Use of hideaway

1926


HIDEAWAY Defined for English Language Learners

hideaway

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Definition of hideaway for English Language Learners

  • : a hidden place : a place where someone goes to be alone


HIDEAWAY Defined for Kids

hideaway

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noun hide·away \ ˈhī-də-ˌwā \

Definition of hideaway for Students

:1retreat 3, hideout
  • “We came here to this … remote little hideaway, so we could enjoy some … privacy.”
  • —E. B. White, The Trumpet of the Swan


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