Results 1 to 2 of 2

    • Join Date: Jan 2007
    • Posts: 1,740
    #1

    hidden away

    Life is a gift to be used every day.
    Not to be smothered and hidden away.

    I know the meaning of `hidden' but what is `hidden away'.

    please explain it.

    • Member Info
      • Native Language:
      • Chinese
      • Home Country:
      • China
      • Current Location:
      • United States

    • Join Date: Dec 2006
    • Posts: 431
    #2

    Re: hidden away

    Quote Originally Posted by user_gary View Post
    Life is a gift to be used every day.
    Not to be smothered and hidden away.

    I know the meaning of `hidden' but what is `hidden away'.

    please explain it.

    hide away v. <hId &'wA> 1. To conceal. 2. To conceal oneself.
    Online Dictionary for French, English, Spanish, Italian, German.


    It's just an idiomatic expression of which away is part.

Similar Threads

  1. poisoned word
    By morning in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 16-May-2007, 21:41
  2. Is there something hidden?
    By the arrow of egypt in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 7
    Last Post: 30-Apr-2007, 15:35
  3. Replies: 1
    Last Post: 02-Nov-2006, 20:41
  4. The Hidden Evidence: The Past Family
    By shun in forum Teaching English
    Replies: 143
    Last Post: 09-Nov-2003, 01:56

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •