Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Given to hiding or concealment; secretive; furtive; clandestine; secret.
  • n. A person or thing given to hiding itself.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Given to hiding; secretive; furtive; clandestine.
  • n. A person or a thing that is in the habit of hiding itself.

Etymologies

From hidel +‎ -ing or from a back-formation from hidelings (adv). (Wiktionary)
From hide +‎ -ling. (Wiktionary)

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