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Pronunciation of Hike: Learn how to pronounce Hike in English correctly

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Oxford dictionary definition of the word hike:

1a long walk or walking tour:
a five-mile hike across rough terrain
informal a long distance:
it’s such a hike from Adelaide to Perth
2a sharp increase, especially in price or cost:
fears of a hike in interest rates
1 [no object, with adverbial of direction] walk for a long distance, especially across country:
they hiked across the moors
(as noun hiking)
she enjoys hiking and climbing in her spare time
2 [with object] pull or lift up (something, especially clothing):
Roy hiked up his trousers to reveal his socks
increase (something, especially a price) sharply:
the government hiked up the price of milk by 40 per cent

take a hike

[usually in imperative] informal, chiefly North American go away (used as an expression of irritation or annoyance).



early 19th century (originally dialect, as a verb): of unknown origin