Definition of hideout in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈhīdˌout/


A hiding place, especially one used by someone who has broken the law.
Example sentences
  • The pair then went on the run and were only discovered at a hideout in Leeds following a nationwide manhunt after the killing.
  • One reason that no one ever discovered their hideout was because no one ever dared to stray too far into the forest.
  • The crunch of the leaves told them that their hideout would soon be discovered.

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Syllabification: hide·out

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