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verb hike pronunciation in British English /haɪk/ 
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present tense
I/you/we/theyhike
he/she/ithikes
present participlehiking
past tensehiked
past participlehiked
  1. 1
    [intransitive/transitive] to go for a long walk in the countryside

    Soldiers had to hike nearly 20 km through the swamps.

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  2. 2

    hike

    or

    hike up

    [transitive] to suddenly increase the amount or level of something

    The government has hiked the price of cigarettes by £1.50 per pack.

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