Thankfully, he said, he was wearing a hood that protected him from a more serious concussion.
Rather, what they watch is two macho gay guys getting it on, on the hood of a car.
The people from the hood were clearly overwhelmed to be in her presence, and why not?
The book, which reads like The Great Gatsby meets Boyz N the hood, is the first in a planned trilogy for T.I.
Undeterred, the intrepid laundress finagled a part in a movie which was being shot in her 'hood.
The hood had fallen back and they saw his face, which was wasted and pale, like a martyrs.
We got his hat, and we picked up the hood of the sky-light, but could not find the boy.
And so the fall wore into winter; and the news from General hood's lines only added to the gloom.
I had conducted so much and so violently since; but I was not too old to remember Biddy's hood.
Rodney could not have bettered hood's management, though he of course attributed to him the blame for results.
"covering," Old English hod "hood," from Proto-Germanic *hodaz (cf. Old Saxon, Old Frisian hod "hood," Middle Dutch hoet, Dutch hoed "hat," Old High German huot "helmet, hat," German Hut "hat," Old Frisian hode "guard, protection"), from PIE *kadh- "cover" (see hat).
Modern spelling is early 1400s to indicate a "long" vowel, which is no longer pronounced as such. Meaning "removable cover for an automobile engine" attested by 1905. Little Red Riding Hood (1729) translates Charles Perrault's Petit Chaperon Rouge ("Contes du Temps Passé" 1697).
"gangster," 1930, American English, shortened form of hoodlum.
shortened form of neighborhood, by 1987, U.S. black slang.
"to put a hood on," c.1200, from hood (n.1). Related: Hooded; hooding.
word-forming element meaning "state or condition of being," from Old English -had "condition, position," cognate with German -heit, Dutch -heid, all from Proto-Germanic *haidus "manner, quality," literally "bright appearance," from PIE (s)kai- (1) "bright, shining." Originally a free-standing word (see hade); in Modern English it survives only in this suffix.
: has been in the hood hierarchy for decades
hoodlum: those St Louis hoods/ the procession of hoods on the witness stand (1930+)
Neighborhood •First associated with black Los Angeles neighborhoods: Who know the defendant from the 'hood. It's part of the job (mid1980s+)
(Heb. tsaniph) a tiara round the head (Isa. 3:23; R.V., pl., "turbans"). Rendered "diadem," Job 29:14; high priest's "mitre," Zech. 3:5; "royal diadem," Isa. 62:3.