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hike up

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phrasal verb [transitive] informal
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present tense
I/you/we/theyhike up
he/she/ithikes up
present participlehiking up
past tensehiked up
past participlehiked up

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  1. 2
    same as hike2 (sense 2)

    TV channels are trying to hike up their viewing figures by broadcasting cheap game shows.

See also main entry: hike

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