Synonyms for hood

Synonyms for (noun) hood

Synonyms: hood

Definition: (zoology) an expandable part or marking that resembles a hood on the head or neck of an animal

Similar words: external body part

Definition: any body part visible externally


Synonyms: cowl, cowling, hood, bonnet

Definition: protective covering consisting of a metal part that covers the engine

Usage: there are powerful engines under the hoods of new cars; the mechanic removed the cowling in order to repair the plane's engine

Similar words: protection, protective cover, protective covering

Definition: a covering that is intend to protect from damage or injury

Usage: they had no protection from the fallout; wax provided protection for the floors


Synonyms: hood

Definition: a headdress that protects the head and face

Similar words: headdress, headgear

Definition: clothing for the head


Synonyms: hood

Definition: the folding roof of a carriage

Similar words: roof

Definition: protective covering on top of a motor vehicle


Synonyms: hood, exhaust hood

Definition: metal covering leading to a vent that exhausts smoke or fumes

Similar words: covering

Definition: an artifact that covers something else (usually to protect or shelter or conceal it)


Synonyms: hood

Definition: (falconry) a leather covering for a hawk's head

Similar words: covering

Definition: an artifact that covers something else (usually to protect or shelter or conceal it)


Synonyms: hood, lens hood

Definition: a tubular attachment used to keep stray light out of the lens of a camera

Similar words: attachment

Definition: a supplementary part or accessory


Synonyms: hood

Definition: (slang) a neighborhood

Similar words: neighborhood, neighbourhood

Definition: people living near one another

Usage: it is a friendly neighborhood; my neighborhood voted for Bush


Synonyms: hood, cap

Definition: a protective covering that is part of a plant

Similar words: cover, covering, natural covering

Definition: a natural object that covers or envelops

Usage: under a covering of dust; the fox was flushed from its cover


Synonyms: goon, hood, hoodlum, strong-armer, tough, toughie, thug, punk

Definition: an aggressive and violent young criminal

Similar words: criminal, crook, malefactor, felon, outlaw

Definition: someone who has committed a crime or has been legally convicted of a crime

Synonyms for (verb) hood

Synonyms: hood

Definition: cover with a hood

Usage: The bandits were hooded

Similar words: cover

Definition: provide with a covering or cause to be covered

Usage: cover her face with a handkerchief; cover the child with a blanket; cover the grave with flowers