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Definition of 'hike'

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  1. a long walk usually for exercise or pleasure; "she enjoys a hike in her spare time"
       Synonyms: hiking tramp
  2. an increase in cost; "they asked for a 10% rise in rates"
       Synonyms: rise boost cost increase
  3. the amount a salary is increased; "he got a 3% raise"; "he got a wage hike"
       Synonyms: raise rise wage hike wage increase salary increase


  1. increase; "The landlord hiked up the rents"
       Synonyms: hike up boost
  2. walk a long way, as for pleasure or physical exercise; "We were hiking in Colorado"; "hike the Rockies"

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