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hood1 US English

A covering for the head and neck with an opening for the face, typically forming part of a coat or sweatshirt

hood2 US English

A gangster or similar violent criminal

hood3 US English

A neighborhood, especially one’s own neighborhood

-hood US English

Forming nouns:

hood US Thesaurus

they wore sunglasses and hoods to disguise themselves

hood US English

A neighborhood, especially one’s own neighborhood

'hood in hood3 US English

A neighborhood, especially one’s own neighborhood

Hood, Mount US English

A peak in the Cascade Range in northwest Oregon, east of Portland, 11,239 feet (3,426 m), the highest point in the state

Hood, Thomas US English

(1799–1845), English poet and humorist. He wrote much humorous verse but is chiefly remembered for serious poems such as ‘The Song of the Shirt’

fume hood US English

A ventilated enclosure in a chemistry laboratory, in which harmful volatile chemicals can be used or kept

hood mold US English

Another term for dripstone111.

lens hood US English

A tube or ring attached to the front of a camera lens to prevent unwanted light from reaching the film

Robin Hood US English

A semilegendary English medieval outlaw, reputed to have robbed the rich and helped the poor. Although he is generally associated with Sherwood Forest in Nottinghamshire, it seems likely that the real Robin Hood operated in Yorkshire in the early 13th century

Robin Hood New Oxford Dictionary for Writers & Editors

semi-legendary English medieval outlaw

Robin Hood tax US English

A tax aiming to redistribute resources in order to achieve greater social equality, especially a proposed tax on transactions made by financial institutions

pixie hat US English

A child’s hat with a pointed crown

selfhood US English

The quality that constitutes one’s individuality; the state of having an individual identity

hood molding in hood mold US English

Another term for dripstone111.

peoplehood in people US English

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pixie hood in pixie hat US English

A child’s hat with a pointed crown

a Robin Hood in Robin Hood US English

A person considered to be taking from the wealthy and giving to the poor