Hide and Show


Show Definitions
Hide verb – To put into a hiding place.
Usage example: the thief had hidden the stolen jewelry under the floorboards

Show is an antonym for hide in topics: obscure, conceal.
Nearby Words: hideous, hiding, hideously, hided
Antonyms for Hide


Show Definitions
Show verb – To present so as to invite notice or attention.
Usage example: fishing for compliments, the neighbors showed their new SUV to everyone on the block

Hide is an antonym for show in topics: express, grant, make, accompany, actively exhibit something.
Nearby Words: showy, showed, showing, showcase, shown
Antonyms for Show
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How words are described

full full hide full show
best best hide best show
similar similar hide similar show
normal normal hide normal show
Other adjectives: original, entire, little, political, late, former, final, latter.

Common collocations

love hide love show love
attraction hide attraction show attraction
body hide body show body
status hide status show status
Other nouns: nature, appearance, time, face, features, contempt, side, feelings, emotions, faces.

Both words in one sentence

  • Video Game / Putt-Putt Damn You, Muscle Memory: Pep's Birthday Surprise changed the "skip cutscenes" key from Escape to Enter (with Escape now functioning as an additional way to show or hide the Main Menu Bar), leaving many unaware it was possible to skip cutscenes.
  • Gross-Out Show One particular show, "The John Waters Celebrity Perversion Hour," made John Taylor hide behind the sofa like the Daleks were coming.
  • Minored in Asskicking Dragon Ball Z being the show that it is, he doesn't get much of a chance to show off his intelligence, so he tends to hide more behind his pacifism.
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Show and Hide. (2016). Retrieved 2021, March 08, from https://thesaurus.plus/related/hide/show
Hide & Show. N.p., 2016. Web. 08 Mar. 2021. <https://thesaurus.plus/related/hide/show>.
Show or Hide. 2016. Accessed March 08, 2021. https://thesaurus.plus/related/hide/show.

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