Definition of hidden in English:

hidden

verb

  • past participle of hide

adjective

  • Kept out of sight; concealed.

    ‘hidden dangers’
    ‘her hidden feelings’
    • ‘When my father was dying and was on his death bed, I had learned of a hidden family secret.’
    • ‘Chris must have caught the hidden meaning in the words because he nodded slightly.’
    • ‘Beware of the hidden dangers lurking in rivers, lakes and ponds this summer, is the message from the Environment Agency.’
    • ‘Mile after mile of previously hidden landscapes can be revealed by careful interpretation and mapping.’
    • ‘And third, we should know if someone's apparent political detachment is a cover for hidden beliefs that affect journalistic practice.’
    • ‘I looked at them, trying to gauge the hidden meaning in their words.’
    • ‘The woman glared with barely hidden anger at Morgan.’
    • ‘Additionally there seems to be some type of barely hidden fear/anger/contempt/jealousy towards them.’
    • ‘Foreign funds have more hidden expenses because of high foreign taxes and currency costs.’
    • ‘Midden is a classic family drama in which hidden tensions and unpleasant secrets reveal themselves when a successful elder daughter returns to Derry City from the United States.’
    • ‘Many hidden dangers in the home go unnoticed until it's too late.’
    • ‘The hidden meaning in the Captain's words had been very clear to him.’
    • ‘The film delves into hidden family secrets, dramatising the escalation of an incestuous relationship between a brother and sister who have been recently reacquainted.’
    • ‘We have played this album over and over and are still finding hidden treasures.’
    • ‘But a hidden camera reveals the real culprit isn't even human after all.’
    • ‘A hidden camera secretly takes a closeup photo of the shopper's face.’
    • ‘The little Renault's front passenger seat cushion contains a useful hidden stowage compartment.’
    • ‘They also are considering putting a hidden camera at the hill's car park.’
    • ‘While many see this as just part of being young and enjoying growing up, there is a hidden danger.’
    • ‘In your business warehouse where you are missing merchandise, install a hidden camera.’
    concealed, secret, not visible, invisible, unseen, not on view, out of sight, covered, camouflaged, disguised, masked, shrouded, veiled, unrevealed
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Pronunciation

hidden

/ˈhidn//ˈhɪdn/