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Synonyms for hitch

Synonyms for hitch

to walk in a lame way

to join or be joined in marriage

a term of service, as in the military or in prison

a limited, often assigned period of activity, duty, or opportunity

Synonyms for hitch

a period of time spent in military service

the state of inactivity following an interruption

an unforeseen obstacle

a connection between a vehicle and the load that it pulls

a knot that can be undone by pulling against the strain that holds it

the uneven manner of walking that results from an injured leg

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to hook or entangle

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walk impeded by some physical limitation or injury

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jump vertically, with legs stiff and back arched

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travel by getting free rides from motorists

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connect to a vehicle: "hitch the trailer to the car"

References in periodicals archive ?
Hitch, assisted for many years by son Colin, left Wimbledon in 2000 but kept his trainer's licence and operated as an openrace handler in the years after - and gloriously was back at Wimbledon in a Derby final in 2005 with the Mark Currellowned Blonde Mac.
Hitch is a wisp of a romantic fairy-tale fuelled by Smith's charm and impeccable comedy timing.
Place one MHL base on the tow vehicle's metal bumper and put the other MHL base on the tow vehicle's hitch ball.
The problem is that the truck did not come with a towing package (trailer wiring harness, hitch and extra-capacity transmission cooler).
In this method you form the hitch first, the loop second.
For the last two years, I've been trying to figure out my sound," says Hitch, who creates a striking effect by deploying her soulful, jazz-inflected vocals atop an organic backdrop of eclectic pop melodies and hip-hop tinged beats.
The Hitch Radio update was driven by customer feedback and is part of Hitch Radio's commitment to keep broadcast radio discoverable and shareable.
THUMBS UP: Lord Mayor Mike Storey with the hitch hiking students
For example a 14,000-pound GTWR flatbed trailer with a gooseneck hitch might have a pair of 6,400-pound GAWR axles under it.
But while he's giving lessons on the ideal kissing technique, Hitch discovers that he has a problem of his own.
Outback[R] Hitch is an automatic drawbar hitch attachment which receives and responds to GPS guideline information.
It happened on the first Ted Williams Day at Fenway Park--the day before he was scheduled to begin his second hitch as a fighter pilot (in 1953).
Most were stolen from isolated areas and the thieves removed hitch locks and wheel clamps.
As is pointed out in the compelling but lopsided new docu "Hitchcock, Selznick and the End of Hollywood," their seven-year contractual marriage was not a happy one, especially for Hitch.