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English definition of “hie”

hie

verb [I or T] uk   /haɪ/ (present tense hies, present participle hieing, past tense and past participle hied) old use or humorous us  
to go quickly or to hurry yourself: I must hie me to the sales before all the bargains are gone.Moving quickly
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