How does the word sound?
History of this Word
"hood" is from "had" (position or condition) spoken by people in England during 450-1100 A.D.
A word ending that indicates condition or state. Created by people to expand meaning of words. Can be added to the end of many words.
Examples of how the word is used
|One of the joys of adulthood is having the ability to define oneself.|
|He and his family lived in a "nice" neighborhood near a lake.|