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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Travel by getting free rides from motorists.

Usage examples (38)
  • Encourage everyone to think of ways to draw from or "hitchhike" on others 'ideas.
  • When these items are moved, the moth eggs "hitchhike" along like a wandering gypsy.
  • However, sometimes deleterious traits also "hitchhike" along with the desired traits as a result of inbreeding.
  • Fairy wren males "hitchhike" their responses so closely on the end of the butcherbird's call that it sounds almost like a duet. for more
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