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Synonyms for hitch
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This thesaurus page is about all possible synonyms, equivalent, same meaning and similar words for the term hitch.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. enlistment, hitch, term of enlistment, tour of duty, duty tour, tour(noun)

    a period of time spent in military service

    Synonyms:
    go, enlistment, preventative, snag, duty tour, stay, preventive, limp, tour, interference, circuit, stoppage, check, tour of duty, incumbrance, hobble, hinderance, halt, encumbrance, hang-up, hindrance, term of enlistment, spell, stop, arrest, turn, rub

    Antonyms:
    unhitch

  2. arrest, check, halt, hitch, stay, stop, stoppage(noun)

    the state of inactivity following an interruption

    "the negotiations were in arrest"; "held them in check"; "during the halt he got some lunch"; "the momentary stay enabled him to escape the blow"; "he spent the entire stop in his seat"

    Synonyms:
    verification, enlistment, limp, full stop, stoppage, apprehension, hindrance, halt, impediment, chip, tab, interference, handicap, arrest, tick, check-out procedure, occlusion, confirmation, point, freeze, check mark, pinch, cheque, block, tour of duty, stop consonant, baulk, term of enlistment, diaphragm, checkout, taking into custody, duty tour, hinderance, hobble, blockage, curb, chit, stop, layover, rub, occlusive, plosive, collar, plosive speech sound, period, substantiation, stay, hang-up, tour, deterrent, encumbrance, catch, balk, stopover, plosive consonant, preventive, incumbrance, bank check, full point, preventative, snag, assay, bridle, closure, check

    Antonyms:
    unhitch

  3. hang-up, hitch, rub, snag(noun)

    an unforeseen obstacle

    Synonyms:
    rent, split, enlistment, preventative, term of enlistment, duty tour, stay, preventive, tear, wipe, limp, tour, interference, stoppage, check, tour of duty, hinderance, incumbrance, hobble, snag, halt, encumbrance, hang-up, hindrance, rip, stop, arrest, rub

    Antonyms:
    unhitch

  4. hitch(noun)

    a connection between a vehicle and the load that it pulls

    Synonyms:
    enlistment, incumbrance, snag, duty tour, stay, preventive, limp, tour, stoppage, check, tour of duty, interference, hobble, preventative, halt, encumbrance, hinderance, hindrance, term of enlistment, stop, hang-up, arrest, rub

    Antonyms:
    unhitch

  5. hitch(noun)

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

    Synonyms:
    enlistment, incumbrance, snag, duty tour, stay, preventive, limp, tour, stoppage, check, tour of duty, interference, hobble, preventative, halt, encumbrance, hinderance, hindrance, term of enlistment, stop, hang-up, arrest, rub

    Antonyms:
    unhitch

  6. hindrance, hinderance, hitch, preventive, preventative, encumbrance, incumbrance, interference(noun)

    any obstruction that impedes or is burdensome

    Synonyms:
    birth control device, enlistment, stoppage, hindrance, prophylactic device, halt, interference, handicap, arrest, impediment, duty tour, disturbance, load, rub, tour of duty, baulk, term of enlistment, hobble, tour, hinderance, intervention, stop, prophylactic, onus, limp, stay, hang-up, deterrent, encumbrance, contraceptive device, balk, contraceptive, preventive, incumbrance, noise, preventative, snag, burden, check

    Antonyms:
    unhitch

  7. hitch, hobble, limp(verb)

    the uneven manner of walking that results from an injured leg

    Synonyms:
    enlistment, incumbrance, snag, duty tour, stay, preventive, fetter, limp, tour, stoppage, check, tour of duty, interference, hobble, preventative, halt, encumbrance, hinderance, hindrance, term of enlistment, stop, hang-up, arrest, rub

    Antonyms:
    unhitch

  8. hitch, catch(verb)

    to hook or entangle

    "One foot caught in the stirrup"

    Synonyms:
    jerk, capture, beguile, get, trip up, captivate, hitchhike, arrest, take in, trance, view, fascinate, enamor, see, enamour, buck, becharm, hobble, catch, catch up with, watch, thumb, entrance, charm, limp, pick up, overhear, gimp, overtake, grab, enchant, take hold of, bewitch

    Antonyms:
    unhitch

  9. limp, gimp, hobble, hitch(verb)

    walk impeded by some physical limitation or injury

    "The old woman hobbles down to the store every day"

    Synonyms:
    hitchhike, jerk, buck, limp, hopple, thumb, catch, gimp, hobble

    Antonyms:
    unhitch

  10. buck, jerk, hitch(verb)

    jump vertically, with legs stiff and back arched

    "the yung filly bucked"

    Synonyms:
    thumb, buck, twitch, shoot, go against, flick, yank, catch, shoot down, limp, hobble, tear, charge, gimp, jerk, hitchhike

    Antonyms:
    unhitch

  11. hitchhike, hitch, thumb(verb)

    travel by getting free rides from motorists

    Synonyms:
    jerk, hitchhike, leaf, thumb, flip, buck, limp, flick, riff, finger, catch, gimp, riffle, hobble

    Antonyms:
    unhitch

  12. hitch(verb)

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

    Synonyms:
    hitchhike, jerk, buck, limp, thumb, catch, gimp, hobble

    Antonyms:
    unhitch

Wiktionary

  1. hitch(noun)

    Synonyms:
    catch

  2. hitch(noun)

    To pull with a jerk.

    She hitched her jeans up and then tightend her belt.

    Synonyms:
    catch

  3. hitch(noun)

    To attach, tie or fasten.

    He hitched the bedroll to his backpack and went camping.

    Synonyms:
    catch

  4. hitch(noun)

    To marry, especially to get hitched.

    His truck sported a heavy-duty hitch for his boat.

    Synonyms:
    catch

  5. hitch(noun)

    contraction of hitchhike, to thumb a ride.

    The banquet went off without a hitch. (Meaning the banquet went smoothly.)

    Synonyms:
    catch

  6. hitch(noun)

    A hidden or unfavorable condition or element; a catch.

    The deal sounds too good to be true. What's the hitch?

    Synonyms:
    catch

  7. hitch(noun)

    A period of time. Most often refers to time spent in the military.

    Synonyms:
    catch

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. hitch

    Synonyms:
    stick, stickle, oar, jam, catch, hang

    Antonyms:
    run, glide, elide, rotate, flow

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. hitch(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    go by jerks

  2. hitch(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    fasten, tie, attach

  3. hitch(n.)

    Synonyms:
    catch, impediment, obstacle, hinderance, check

  4. hitch(n.)

    Synonyms:
    jerk, jerking motion

  5. hitch(n.)

    Synonyms:
    (Naut.) knot, noose

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. hitch(n)

    Synonyms:
    catch, impediment, obstacle, obstruction, contretemps

  2. hitch(v)

    Synonyms:
    hook, yoke, unite, attach

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    mooring, coupling, hook

How to pronounce hitch?

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Daniel
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British
Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say hitch in sign language?

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How to use hitch in a sentence?

  1. Carlos Melo:

    This is a paralyzed government that needs any help it can get, even if Lula himself has lost some support, he still knows how to mobilize the party militants. The government will hitch a ride on that.

  2. Carly Fiorina:

    If Hillary Clinton had to face me on a debate stage, at the very least, she would have a hitch in her swing.

  3. Thomas Massie:

    If congressmen are complaining that it's hard to travel, well, what about the truckers that I saw on the road when I drove to DC ? Hitch a ride with the trucker. ... If you're a congressman making $ 87 an hour and find it hard to get to DC, well, hitch a ride with the trucker.

  4. Dara Murphy:

    While other member states, given we compete for inward investment, may be jealous of the success that Ireland has had, I think to hitch the wagon to our regulatory system is inaccurate, unfounded and ill-judged.

  5. D. H. Lawrence:

    For whereas the mind works in possibilities, the intuitions work in actualities, and what you intuitively desire, that is possible to you. Whereas what you mentally or "consciously" desire is nine times out of ten impossible; hitch your wagon to star, or you will just stay where you are.


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