hitch a ride

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Definition of hitch a ride

informal
: to get a ride in a passing vehicle Her car broke down, so she had to hitch a ride with a passing truck.

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“Hitch a ride.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hitch%20a%20ride. Accessed 7 Aug. 2020.

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