hood is a Noun
 State; condition. [Obs.] How could thou ween, through that disguised hood To hide thy state from being understood Spenser.
 A covering or garment for the head or the head and shoulders, often attached to the body garment; especially:
 A soft covering for the head, worn by women, which leaves only the face exposed.
 A part of a monk`s outer garment, with which he covers his head; a cowl. "All hoods make not monks." Shak.
 A like appendage to a cloak or loose overcoat, that may be drawn up over the head at pleasure.
 An ornamental fold at the back of an academic gown or ecclesiastical vestment; as, a master`s hood.
 A covering for a horse`s head.
 Anything resembling a hood in form or use; as:
 The top or head of a carriage.
 A chimney top, often contrived to secure a constant draught by turning with the wind.
 A projecting cover above a hearth, forming the upper part of the fireplace, and confining the smoke to the flue.
 The top of a pump.
 The endmost plank of a strake which reaches the stem or stern.
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