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Definition of hitchhike verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



[intransitive]Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they hitchhike
he / she / it hitchhikes
past simple hitchhiked
-ing form hitchhiking
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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 hitch
hitchhiker (also hitcher noun
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He picked up two hitchhikers on the road to Cheyenne.
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: hitchhike