take a hike informal,


take a hike informal,
take a hike informal,
chiefly N. Amer.
go away!
hike

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  • take a hike — ► take a hike informal, chiefly N. Amer. go away. Main Entry: ↑hike …   English terms dictionary

  • take a hike — phrasal : to go away : leave the situation : : depart * * * take a hike (US informal) To go away (often as imperative) • • • Main Entry: ↑hike * * * take a hike mainly american spoken …   Useful english dictionary

  • Take a hike! — American, informal an impolite way of telling someone to go away. The guy kept pestering her, and finally she told him to take a hike …   New idioms dictionary

  • hike — noun 1》 a long walk or walking tour. 2》 a sharp increase, especially in price. verb 1》 go on a hike. 2》 pull or lift up (clothing). 3》 increase (a price) sharply. Phrases take a hike informal, chiefly N. Amer. go away! Derivatives hiker noun… …   English new terms dictionary

  • take — 1 /teIk/ verb past tense took past participle taken MOVE STH 1 (T) to move someone or something from one place to another: Don t forget to take your bag when you go. | Paul doesn t know the way can you take him? | take sb/sth to: We take the kids …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • hike — hike1 [ haık ] noun count 1. ) a long walk in the countryside: We went for a hike through the woods on Sunday. take a hike: Let s take a hike tomorrow. 2. ) INFORMAL a sudden large increase in the amount or level of something: Economists are… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • hike — hike1 [haık] n 1.) a long walk in the mountains or countryside ▪ a hike in the woods 2.) especially AmE informal a large increase in prices, wages, taxes etc = ↑rise hike in ▪ The president has proposed a hike in the minimum wage. price/rate/tax… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • hike — 1 noun (C) 1 a long walk in the mountains or countryside: a hike in the woods 2 especially AmE informal a large increase in prices, wages, taxes etc: a petition against the proposed tax hikes 3 take a hike AmE spoken used to tell someone rudely… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • hike — I UK [haɪk] / US noun [countable] Word forms hike : singular hike plural hikes 1) a long walk in the countryside We went for a hike through the woods on Sunday. 2) informal a sudden large increase in the amount or level of something Economists… …   English dictionary

  • hike — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. walk, tramp, jaunt, march; informal, raise, increase. v. walk, march; hitchhike, thumb a ride; raise, inflate, boost, hitch up, adjust higher. See elevation, travel. II (Roget s IV) n. Syn. tramp,… …   English dictionary for students