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Definition of hike noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



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  1. 1a long walk in the country They went on a ten-mile hike through the forest. We could go into town but it's a real hike (= a long way) from here.
  2. 2(informal) a large or sudden increase in prices, costs, etc. a tax/price hike hike in something the latest hike in interest rates
  3. Idioms
    take a hike (informal)
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    a rude way of telling someone to go away
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: hike

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