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English definition of “hitchhike”

hitchhike

verb [I]     /ˈhɪtʃ.haɪk/
B1 to travel by getting free rides in someone else's vehicle : Women should never hitchhike on their own. → See also hitch verbJourneysTravelling hitchhiker     /-haɪ.kər/ US  /--haɪ.kɚ/ noun [C] Jack often picks up hitchhikers.Travellers and visitors
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