hide·​away | \ ˈhīd-ə-ˌwā How to pronounce hideaway (audio) \

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Examples of hideaway in a Sentence

The resort is a perfect romantic hideaway for young couples. the novelist has a little hideaway in the country where he goes whenever he wants to do some serious writing
Recent Examples on the Web In addition to the soft poofs, a steel coffee table offers a stark balance, and features barely-there seams and handy hideaway storage. Kevin Leblanc, ELLE, 8 June 2022 Longtime lovers of South Africa’s most stylish hideaway, Babylonstoren, grumble that its luster has somewhat tarnished. Mark Ellwood, Robb Report, 7 Apr. 2022 This luxury boutique hideaway hotel is set in western Belize in the 107,000-acre Mountain Pine Ridge Forest Reserve among tropical trees, shrubs, waterfalls, and jungle. Patricia Doherty, Travel + Leisure, 15 Mar. 2022 This is how Joshua Miele and other blind students found their way to this underground hideaway. Isabella Cueto, STAT, 28 Mar. 2022 Winbush stars as Carly Stewart, the queen of holiday celebrations who ends up running to a holiday hideaway after a mistletoe mishap. Jennifer Yuma, Variety, 16 Aug. 2021 Although in lieu of a rocket launchpad, Fernando’s hideaway is built around a tree. Alan Sepinwall, Rolling Stone, 1 Apr. 2022 The four-bed, four-bath hideaway known as Trapper's Cabin sleeps up to 10 guests in total style. Brandon Perlman, Travel + Leisure, 3 Jan. 2022 Secret View - Rooftop Cocktail Bar Rome: Enjoy a refreshing Oro Spritz — a pretty mix of Franciacorta, Maraschino and Carpano Bianco — and spectacular views of the Roman and Imperial forums at this hideaway at the NH Collection Rome Fori Imperiali. Jeanne O'brien Coffey, Forbes, 28 Jan. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of hideaway

1926, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of hideaway was in 1926

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“Hideaway.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hideaway. Accessed 27 Jun. 2022.

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hide·​away | \ ˈhī-də-ˌwā How to pronounce hideaway (audio) \

Kids Definition of hideaway

: retreat entry 1 sense 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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