hike up[ hahyk ]SEE DEFINITION OF hike up
Synonyms for hike up
- pick up
- bear aloft
- bring up
- build up
- buoy up
- come up
- draw up
- jack up
- jump up
- move up
- put up
- raise high
- take up
Antonyms for hike up
- set down
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR HIKE UP
Yuh gotta get up yer nerve an' hike up there to the brownstone with it.'
Give my job to the little Wheatly girl, and tell her to quit writing poetry, and hike up her dress in the back.
They would all hike up the mountain trail, all save one, and89 see Devil's Pool up there.
The Spindrifters resumed their hike up the main street and came upon a hard-goods store.
Then you hike up to the Syndicate camp an' is thicker'n thieves with the boss.
See what kind of a farm he lives on, and if it's any good we'll hike up there next summer and strip the apple trees.
We got enough money for a month's grub an' ammunition, an' we hike up the Klondike to the back country.
I say, let's have a swim; the tide is nice and high, and then rest up and eat some crackers and hike up to the party.
Besides, he thought I was bringing a boy, who would not mind the hike up the hill!
1809, hyke "to walk vigorously," an English dialectal word of unknown origin. A yike from 1736 answers to the sense.
Sense of "pull up" (as pants) first recorded 1873 in American English, and may be a variant of hitch; extended sense of "raise" (as wages) is 1867. Related: Hiked; hiking. The noun is from 1865.