Definition of hidden in English:

hidden

verb

  • past participle of hide

adjective

  • Kept out of sight; concealed.

    ‘hidden dangers’
    ‘her hidden feelings’
    • ‘The film delves into hidden family secrets, dramatising the escalation of an incestuous relationship between a brother and sister who have been recently reacquainted.’
    • ‘Additionally there seems to be some type of barely hidden fear/anger/contempt/jealousy towards them.’
    • ‘Chris must have caught the hidden meaning in the words because he nodded slightly.’
    • ‘A hidden camera secretly takes a closeup photo of the shopper's face.’
    • ‘When my father was dying and was on his death bed, I had learned of a hidden family secret.’
    • ‘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.’
    • ‘I looked at them, trying to gauge the hidden meaning in their words.’
    • ‘The hidden meaning in the Captain's words had been very clear to him.’
    • ‘Mile after mile of previously hidden landscapes can be revealed by careful interpretation and mapping.’
    • ‘Beware of the hidden dangers lurking in rivers, lakes and ponds this summer, is the message from the Environment Agency.’
    • ‘In your business warehouse where you are missing merchandise, install a hidden camera.’
    • ‘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.’
    • ‘The woman glared with barely hidden anger at Morgan.’
    • ‘Foreign funds have more hidden expenses because of high foreign taxes and currency costs.’
    • ‘The little Renault's front passenger seat cushion contains a useful hidden stowage compartment.’
    • ‘And third, we should know if someone's apparent political detachment is a cover for hidden beliefs that affect journalistic practice.’
    • ‘But a hidden camera reveals the real culprit isn't even human after all.’
    • ‘We have played this album over and over and are still finding hidden treasures.’
    • ‘Many hidden dangers in the home go unnoticed until it's too late.’
    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/