take a hike
also take a walk phrasal to go away ; leave

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • take a hike — See: GO FLY A KITE …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • take a walk — phrasal see take a hike …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • take sides — {v. phr.} To join one group against another in a debate or quarrel. * /Switzerland refused to take sides in the two World Wars./ * /Tom wanted to go fishing. Dick wanted to take a hike. Bob took sides with Tom so they all went fishing./ Compare:… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • take sides — {v. phr.} To join one group against another in a debate or quarrel. * /Switzerland refused to take sides in the two World Wars./ * /Tom wanted to go fishing. Dick wanted to take a hike. Bob took sides with Tom so they all went fishing./ Compare:… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • Hike — Hike, v. i. 1. To hike one s self; specif., to go with exertion or effort; to tramp; to march laboriously. [Dial. or Colloq.] If you persist in heaving and hiking like this. Kipling. It s hike, hike, hike (march) till you stick in the mud, and… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • hike — I. verb (hiked; hiking) Etymology: perhaps akin to 1hitch Date: 1809 intransitive verb 1. a. to go on a hike b. to travel by any means 2. to rise up; especially to work upward out of place …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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