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hide-and-seek

[hahyd-n-seek] /ˈhaɪd nˈsik/
noun
1.
one of a variety of children's games in which, according to specified rules, one player gives the others a chance to hide and then attempts to find them.
Also called hide-and-go-seek
[hahyd-n-goh-seek] /ˈhaɪd n goʊˈsik/ (Show IPA)
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Origin of hide-and-seek
1665-1675
1665-75
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British Dictionary definitions for hide and seek

hide-and-seek

noun
1.
a game in which one player covers his eyes and waits while the others hide, and then he tries to find them
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