hitch up - definition and synonyms

phrasal verb [transitive]
present tense
I/you/we/theyhitch up
he/she/ithitches up
present participlehitching up
past tensehitched up
past participlehitched up
  1. 1
    to pull something that you are wearing to a higher position

    She hitched up her skirt and ran.

  2. 2
    same as hitch1 (sense 3)

    They can just hitch up their horses and head off.

See also main entry: hitch