1. [ noun ] (transportation) a long walk usually for exercise or pleasure
Synonyms: tramp
Related terms: walk trudge tramp
2. [ verb ] increase
Synonyms: boost hike_up

"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"

Related terms: increase
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"

Related terms: increase
Similar spelling:   Hickey