What does hiking mean?

Definitions for hiking
hik·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. hike, hiking, trampnoun

    a long walk usually for exercise or pleasure

    "she enjoys a hike in her spare time"

Wiktionary

  1. hikingnoun

    walking in the countryside for pleasure or sport

Freebase

  1. Hiking

    Hiking is an outdoor activity which consists of walking in natural environments, often in mountainous or other scenic terrain. People often hike on hiking trails. It is such a popular activity that there are numerous hiking organizations worldwide. Studies have confirmed the health benefits of different types of hiking, including losing excess weight, decreasing hypertension, and improving mental health. The word hiking is understood in all English-speaking countries, but there are differences in usage.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of hiking in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of hiking in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of hiking in a Sentence

  1. Rob Carnell:

    It's then a hard sales act to start hiking in May or June.

  2. Gennadiy Goldberg:

    This report did very little to make the case for a June rate hike, the data today really underscores our view that the Fed will want to see more data before hiking rates further.

  3. Malcolm Reeder:

    A couple of years ago they got surf boards for Christmas. Maybe this year it'll be hiking boots.

  4. Google Earth:

    The story of your family history, the story of your favorite hiking trip – it could be anything. It doesn't have to be profound.

  5. Jill Seubert:

    Just imagine an astronaut hiking on Mars, and maybe Olympus Mons is rising in the background, shes checking her Google Maps Mars Edition to see where she is and chart a course to get where she needs to go.

Images & Illustrations of hiking

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