Synonyms

1. 'hood

noun. (slang) a neighborhood.

Synonyms

  • vicinity
  • neighborhood
  • neighbourhood
  • locality

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Words that Rhyme with Hood

  • misunderstood
  • understood
  • withstood
  • fulwood
  • suhud
  • stood
  • you'd
  • would
  • wood
  • should
  • schuld
  • goode
  • good
  • could

How do you pronounce hood?

Pronounce hood as hʊd.

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Example sentences of the word hood


1. Noun, singular or mass
Repeat with the brown hood and brown cloak body.

Quotes containing the word hood


1. I had eggs for breakfast. I ate them off the hood of a politician’s car, after I threw them there.
- Jarod Kintz, This Book is Not FOR SALE

2. The wolf said, "You know, my dear, it isn't safe for a little girl to walk through these woods alone."Red Riding Hood said, "I find your sexist remark offensive in the extreme, but I will ignore it because of your traditional status as an outcast from society, the stress of which has caused you to develop your own, entirely valid, worldview. Now, if you'll excuse me, I must be on my way.
- James Finn Garner, Politically Correct Bedtime Stories

3. Wrote my way out of the hood...thought my way out of poverty! Don't tell me that knowledge isn't power. Education changes everything.
- Brandi L. Bates

2. hood

noun. ['ˈhʊd'] an aggressive and violent young criminal.

Synonyms

  • hoodlum
  • goon
  • punk
  • tough
  • bully
  • thug
  • strong-armer
  • toughie
  • felon
  • outlaw
  • criminal
  • crook

Antonyms

  • unveil
  • excavate
  • bring out
  • unfold

3. hood

noun. ['ˈhʊd'] protective covering consisting of a metal part that covers the engine.

Synonyms

  • cowl
  • cowling
  • auto
  • car
  • motorcar
  • protection
  • aeroplane
  • protective cover
  • automobile
  • protective covering
  • bonnet
  • machine
  • plane
  • airplane

Antonyms

  • uneven
  • roughen
  • superior
  • tender

4. hood

noun. ['ˈhʊd'] a headdress that protects the head and face.

Synonyms

  • headdress
  • caleche
  • calash
  • ventail
  • aventail
  • camail
  • headgear

Antonyms

  • delicate
  • inexperienced
  • weak
  • soft

5. hood

noun. (slang) a neighborhood.

Synonyms

  • vicinity
  • neighborhood
  • neighbourhood
  • locality

Antonyms

  • exclude
  • arise
  • show
  • fall short of

6. hood

noun. ['ˈhʊd'] the folding roof of a carriage.

Synonyms

  • calash
  • calash top
  • roof

Antonyms

  • easy
  • comfortable
  • nonviolent
  • good

7. hood

noun. ['ˈhʊd'] a tubular attachment used to keep stray light out of the lens of a camera.

Synonyms

  • attachment
  • lens hood
  • photographic camera
  • television camera
  • camera

Antonyms

  • lawful
  • right
  • innocent
  • straight line

8. hood

noun. ['ˈhʊd'] a protective covering that is part of a plant.

Synonyms

  • cover
  • plant life
  • flora
  • plant
  • covering
  • cap

Antonyms

  • natural object
  • reveal
  • trot out
  • unearth

9. hood

noun. ['ˈhʊd'] (zoology) an expandable part or marking that resembles a hood on the head or neck of an animal.

Antonyms

  • insecurity

10. hood

noun. ['ˈhʊd'] metal covering leading to a vent that exhausts smoke or fumes.

Synonyms

  • exhaust hood
  • range hood

Antonyms

  • decriminalise
  • legalize
  • permit
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