Last modified on 6 April 2014, at 03:36
un- + hood.
unhood (third-person singular simple present unhoods, present participle unhooding, simple past and past participle unhooded)
- (transitive) To remove the hood from.
- 1603, John Florio, translating Michel de Montaigne, Essays, II.12:
- there were some people found who tooke pleasure to unhood the end of their yard, and to cut off the fore-skinne after the manner of the Mahometans and Jewes […] .
- 2002, Stephen Stuebner, Cool North Wind: Morley Nelson's Life with Birds of Prey (page 109)
- He unhooded the falcon, and she snapped her brown and white head around, sizing up the surroundings.