French translation of hiding
- (informal, = beating)
raclée fto give sb a hiding
donner une raclée à qnto get a good hiding
prendre une bonne raclée
to be on a hiding to nothing (British, informal)
être sûr(e) de se ramasser
to be in hiding (= concealed)
se tenir caché(e)to go into hiding
se cacherto come out of hiding
sortir de sa cachette
Example Sentences Including 'hiding'
Hollis, Abel and Hartwell screwed their faces into the dirt, the light raking their hiding place, pinning them down.AMAGANSETT (2004)
They've been hiding , waiting for their chance to rescue the demon child.TREASON KEEP (2001)
She could feel the spell in the silver, Charter marks hiding deep within the metal, waiting to flow into the emeralds.LIRAEL: DAUGHTER OF THE CLAYR (2001)
Trends of 'hiding'
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- (= skin)
- (for watching birds, animals)
- [thing, person]
⇒ Paula hid the present.
Paula a caché le cadeau.to hide sth from sb
cacher qch à qnI have nothing to hide
je n'ai rien à cacherto hide o.s.
- [feelings, truth]
dissimulerto hide sth from sb
⇒ I couldn't hide this fact from you.
Je ne pouvais pas te dissimuler cela.to hide one's feelings from sb
dissimuler ses sentiments à qn
- (= cover)
⇒ He hid his face in his hands.
Il a caché son visage entre ses mains.
Example Sentences Including 'hide'
Either stroking her, kissing the corner of her mouth or thrashing the hide off her horse.THE COMPANY OF STRANGERS (2002)
We hide behind walls, hover around panic buttons...' `Linked to the shrink,' I said.BLOOD IS DIRT (2002)
She sipped her wine to hide her expression, afraid that Damin Wolfblade meant exactly what he said.TREASON KEEP (2001)
Translation of hiding from the Collins English to French Dictionary
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