AskDefine | Define hie

Dictionary Definition

hie v : step on it; "He rushed down the hall to receive his guests"; "The cars raced down the street" [syn: rush, hotfoot, hasten, speed, race, pelt along, rush along, cannonball along, bucket along, belt along] [ant: linger]

User Contributed Dictionary

English

Pronunciation

Noun

  1. Haste; diligence.

Verb

  1. To hasten; to go in haste; -- also often with the reciprocal pronoun.

French

Etymology

From Dutch

Noun

hie
  1. stamping/ramming rod

Extensive Definition

Hie may refer to:
  • Hie, an Old English pronoun.
  • Hie Shrine, a Shinto shrine located in Tokyo, Japan.

Synonyms, Antonyms and Related Words

accelerate, bolt, bundle, bustle, career, cheer on, commute, course, cover ground, crowd, dart, dash, dispatch, drive on, egg on, expedite, fare, fare forth, fetch, fling, flit, flow, forward, gang, go, go along, go to, goad on, haste, hasten, hasten on, hie on, hie to, hound on, hump, hump it, hurry, hurry along, hurry on, hurry up, hurtle, hustle, hustle up, journey, make haste, make the scene, move, move along, move on, pass, post, precipitate, press, proceed, process, progress, push, push on, push through, quicken, race, railroad through, repair, repair to, resort to, roll, roll on, root on, run, rush, rush along, sashay, scamper, scoot, scour, scramble, scud, scurry, scuttle, shoot, skedaddle, speed, speed along, speed on, speed up, spur, spur on, stampede, step on it, stream, tear, travel, urge, urge on, visit, wayfare, wend, whip, whip along, whip on
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