(etyl), from (etyl) . More at hat.
A covering such as worn over one’s head.
A distinctively coloured fold of material, representing a university degree.
An enclosure that protects something, especially from above.
(label) A soft top of a convertible car or carriage.
The hinged cover over the engine of a motor vehicle. Also known as a bonnet in other countries.
A metal covering that leads to a vent to suck away smoke or fumes.
* (engine cover) bonnet, cowl
* chemical hood
* cooker hood
* extractor hood
* fume hood
* kitchen hood
* range hood
* (l) (hood-shaped)
To cover something with a hood.
(label) gangster, thug.
; compare (m).
Relating to inner-city everyday life, both positive and negative aspects; especially people’s attachment to and love for their neighborhoods.
- What’s goin’ down in the hood ?
Particularly used for poor US inner-city black neighborhoods. Also used more generally, as a casual neutral term for “neighborhood”, but marked by strong associations.
* (neighborhood) nabe, neighborhood
, influenced by existing sense “hoodlum”.
(label) person wearing a hoodie.