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Synonyms for hood
hʊd, hudhood

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Wiktionary

  1. hoodnoun

    Synonyms:
    bonnet, cowl

  2. hoodnoun

    To cover something with a hood.

    Synonyms:
    bonnet, cowl

  3. hoodnoun

    A distinctively coloured fold of material, representing a university degree.

    Synonyms:
    cowl, bonnet

  4. hoodnoun

    An enclosure that protects something, especially from above.

    Synonyms:
    bonnet, cowl

  5. hoodnoun

    A soft top of a convertible car or carriage.

    Synonyms:
    bonnet, cowl

  6. hoodnoun

    The hinged cover over the engine of a motor vehicle. Also known as a bonnet in other countries.

    Synonyms:
    cowl, bonnet

  7. hoodnoun

    gangster, thug. Short for hoodlum.

    Synonyms:
    cowl, bonnet

  8. hoodnoun

    abbreviation for hoodie, in the sense of a person wearing such a garment.

    Synonyms:
    bonnet, cowl

  9. hoodnoun

    neighborhood.

    What is goin' down in the hood?

    Synonyms:
    bonnet, cowl

  10. hoodnoun

    A metal covering that leads to a vent to suck away smoke or fumes.

    Synonyms:
    bonnet, cowl

Princeton's WordNet

  1. hood, hoodlum, goon, punk, thug, tough, toughie, strong-armernoun

    an aggressive and violent young criminal

    Synonyms:
    goon, sticker, stumper, lubber, oaf, strong-armer, ruffian, stumblebum, tinder, punk, kindling, cowling, poser, exhaust hood, tough, cowl, punk rocker, street fighter, bully, clod, yobo, thug, toughie, yob, hooligan, roughneck, spunk, yobbo, hoodlum, lummox, punk rock, lout, lump, touchwood, rowdy, lens hood, gawk, bonnet, cap

  2. hood, capnoun

    a protective covering that is part of a plant

    Synonyms:
    crown, lens hood, hoodlum, cowl, toughie, capital, jacket, detonator, cowling, roof, tough, goon, ceiling, chapiter, jacket crown, strong-armer, cap, detonating device, pileus, bonnet, exhaust hood, punk, thug, crownwork

  3. hoodnoun

    (slang) a neighborhood

    Synonyms:
    strong-armer, goon, tough, bonnet, lens hood, exhaust hood, hoodlum, cap, cowl, thug, cowling, toughie, punk

  4. hood, lens hoodnoun

    a tubular attachment used to keep stray light out of the lens of a camera

    Synonyms:
    strong-armer, goon, tough, bonnet, lens hood, exhaust hood, hoodlum, cap, cowl, thug, cowling, toughie, punk

  5. hoodnoun

    (falconry) a leather covering for a hawk's head

    Synonyms:
    strong-armer, goon, tough, bonnet, lens hood, exhaust hood, hoodlum, cap, cowl, thug, cowling, toughie, punk

  6. hood, exhaust hoodnoun

    metal covering leading to a vent that exhausts smoke or fumes

    Synonyms:
    strong-armer, goon, tough, bonnet, lens hood, exhaust hood, hoodlum, cap, cowl, thug, cowling, toughie, punk

  7. hoodnoun

    the folding roof of a carriage

    Synonyms:
    strong-armer, goon, tough, bonnet, lens hood, exhaust hood, hoodlum, cap, cowl, thug, cowling, toughie, punk

  8. hoodnoun

    a headdress that protects the head and face

    Synonyms:
    strong-armer, goon, tough, bonnet, lens hood, exhaust hood, hoodlum, cap, cowl, thug, cowling, toughie, punk

  9. hood, bonnet, cowl, cowlingnoun

    protective covering consisting of a metal part that covers the engine

    "there are powerful engines under the hoods of new cars"; "the mechanic removed the cowling in order to repair the plane's engine"

    Synonyms:
    strong-armer, goon, tough, bonnet, lens hood, exhaust hood, hoodlum, cap, cowl, thug, poke bonnet, cowling, toughie, punk

  10. hoodverb

    (zoology) an expandable part or marking that resembles a hood on the head or neck of an animal

    Synonyms:
    strong-armer, goon, tough, bonnet, lens hood, exhaust hood, hoodlum, cap, cowl, thug, cowling, toughie, punk

  11. hoodverb

    cover with a hood

    "The bandits were hooded"

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. hoodnoun

    Synonyms:
    cowl

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. hoodnoun

    Synonyms:
    cowl, fascinator, capote, capoch, camail, amice, chaperon, capuchin, bashlyk (Russia)

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How to use hood in a sentence?

  1. Carrejo Labendeira:

    Its hood was up, and Edward, our driver, couldn't do anything but slow down and try to go around it, but being the gentleman farmer that he was, he started to offer help. And as quick as his words were coming out, they jumped on the bus with their guns pointed at us. And the rifle. And told Edward to go to the back of the bus.

  2. Stacey Plaskett:

    Qualified immunity has in many instances become the hood for bad police officers to, in fact, act as modern-day Ku Klux Klan members against Black and Isaiah Brown people in this country. And it has got to stop, the most conservative members of the Supreme Court say that Congress needs to do something about qualified immunity. And we can not shirk our responsibility to victims and Americans at large because we are afraid of the unions, or talking points, or those on the right who have used the blue wall as a shield against American justice.

  3. Clifford V. Villalon:

    Long time ago, there is a known gentleman named Robin Hood being chased because of stealing for a good cause. There is no more 'Robin Hoods' at the present time, but the good cause is still chasing for gentlemen to come out.

  4. Trevor Noah:

    There is a difference in claiming for victim hood and standing up and saying the plain field is not level.

  5. Dave Nadig:

    Really understand what's under the hood.


Translations for hood

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  • غطاء المحرك, قلنسوةArabic
  • капакBulgarian
  • caputxaCatalan, Valencian
  • kapuceCzech
  • hætteDanish
  • Schutzdach, Abzug, überdecken, Motorhaube, Abzugshaube, Haube, Kapuze, Verdeck, bedecken, abdecken, KappeGerman
  • κουκούλαGreek
  • kapuĉoEsperanto
  • birrete, pasamontaña, capota, casco, pasamontañas, capó, cofre, capirote, capucha, campana, bonete, cubiertaSpanish
  • kapottEstonian
  • کاپشنPersian
  • huppu, koppa, kuomukatto, konepelti, kuomu, suojusFinnish
  • capot, hotte, capuche, licence, capoteFrench
  • cochallScottish Gaelic
  • हुडHindi
  • motorháztető, tető, csuklya, kapucniHungarian
  • վեղար, կապիշոնArmenian
  • húdd, hetta, vélarhlífIcelandic
  • cappa, cappuccio, cofano, cappotta, cupola, schermo, vicinato, cappuccio della toga universitaria, incappucciare, soffietto, quartiere, nascondereItalian
  • フード, ボンネットJapanese
  • კაპიშონიGeorgian
  • cucullusLatin
  • bonetMalay
  • capuchon, kap, motorkap, beschermingskap, bedekkenDutch
  • hetteNorwegian
  • maska, kapturPolish
  • coifa, capuz, capô, capotaPortuguese
  • капо́т, башлы́к, капюшо́нRussian
  • kapuschong, motorhuv, huva, luvaSwedish
  • kapüşon, kaput, motor kaputuTurkish
  • капюшо́н, ка́птур, відло́гаUkrainian
  • ہڈUrdu

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