|1.||[ noun ] (transportation) a long walk usually for exercise or pleasure|
|Related terms:||walk trudge tramp|
|2.||[ verb ] increase|
"The landlord hiked up the rents"
|Related terms:||raise rise|
|3.||[ verb ] walk a long way, as for pleasure or physical exercise|
"We were hiking in Colorado" "hike the Rockies"
|Related terms:||walk tramp treck backpack sport|
|4.||[ noun ] an increase in cost|
|Synonyms:||boost cost_increase rise|
"they asked for a 10% rise in rates"
|5.||[ noun ] the amount a salary is increased|
|Synonyms:||raise rise wage_hike wage_increase salary_increase|
"he got a 3% raise" "he got a wage hike"