to travel by asking for free rides in other people's cars, by standing at the side of the road and trying to get passing cars to stop They hitchhiked around the Midwest. see also hitchverbjump to other results
NAmE//ˈhɪtʃhaɪk//[intransitive]Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they hitchhike
he / she / it hitchhikes
past simple hitchhiked
-ing form hitchhiking
He picked up two hitchhikers on the road to Cheyenne.
hitchhiker (also hitcher nounjump to other results