get hitched

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Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of get hitched

informal
: to get married
  • He's getting hitched to his college sweetheart.

Word by Word Definitions

get play
  1. : to gain possession of

  2. : to receive as a return : earn

  3. : to obtain by concession or entreaty

  1. : something begotten:

  2. : offspring

  3. : the entire progeny of a male animal

  1. : a document of release from obligation in Jewish law

  2. : a religious divorce by Jewish law

hitch play hitched
  1. : to move by jerks or with a tug

  2. : to catch or fasten by or as if by a hook or knot

  3. : to connect (a vehicle or implement) with a source of motive power

  1. : limp

  2. : a sudden movement or pull : jerk

  3. : a sudden halt : stoppage


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