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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Hitch  \Hitch\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Hitched};  p.  pr  &  vb  n. 
  {Hitching}.] 
  1.  To  hook;  to  catch  or  fasten  as  by  a  hook  or  a  knot;  to 
  make  fast  unite,  or  yoke;  as  to  hitch  a  horse,  or  a 
  halter. 
 
  2.  To  move  with  hitches;  as  he  hitched  his  chair  nearer. 
 
  {To  hitch  up}. 
  a  To  fasten  up 
  b  To  pull  or  raise  with  a  jerk;  as  a  sailor  hitches  up 
  his  trousers. 
  c  To  attach,  as  a  horse,  to  a  vehicle;  as  hitch  up  the 
  gray  mare.  [Colloq.] 




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