Were not her skirts but just now hitched up with an under-tuck, and fastened with a string?
Ricardo hitched up his chair and settled his elbow afresh on the table.
Then they got the money, hitched up the team and drove to the river, where they dumped the body.
It's no wonder he drinks, hitched up to a cantankerous old hyena like that.
"He must be hitched up by mistake or ...