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  1. hitchhike, hitch, thumbverb

    travel by getting free rides from motorists


  1. hitchhikeverb

    To try to get a ride in a passing vehicle while standing at the side of a road. Generally by either sticking out one's finger or thumb or holding a sign with one's stated destination.

  2. hitchhikeverb

    To be carried along with something else, for example Genetic Hitchhiking where a gene is propagated because it occurs in conjunction with a favourable mutation, or Cultural Hitchhiking where a cultural trait spreads with a technologically advanced population.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of hitchhike in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of hitchhike in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of hitchhike in a Sentence

  1. Miranda Baker:

    He kind of hurried out of the car, and then was like ‘I’m going to find someone else to hitchhike,’ and we’re like, okay, it was a weird situation.

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