hidey-hole

hidey-hole

[hahy-dee-hohl]
noun Informal.
a nook or cranny used as a hiding place.

Origin:
1810–20; hide1 + -ey2 + hole

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hidy-hole or hidey-hole (ˈhaɪdɪˌhəʊl)
 
n
informal a hiding place
 
hidey-hole or hidey-hole
 
n

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