Translation of "hitch" - English-German dictionary

hitch

verb /hitʃ/

to fasten to something

festmachen
He hitched his horse to the fencepost
He hitched his car to his caravan.

to hitch-hike

trampen
I can’t afford the trainfare to London – I’ll have to hitch.
hitch-hike verb

to travel by means of free rides in other people’s cars

trampen
He has hitch-hiked all over Britain.
hitch-hiker noun

der/die Tramper(in)
hitch a lift/ride

to get a free ride in someone else’s car.

mitgenommen werden
We hitched a lift to Norwich.
hitch up

to pull up or raise with a sudden short pull

hochziehen
He hitched up his trousers.

(Translation of “hitch” from the PASSWORD English–German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)