Definitions For Hitch


  • The uneven manner of walking that results from an injured leg
  • Any obstruction that impedes or is burdensome
  • A knot that can be undone by pulling against the strain that holds it; a temporary knot
  • A connection between a vehicle and the load that it pulls
  • An unforeseen obstacle
  • The state of inactivity following an interruption
  • A period of time spent in military service
  • A hidden problem that makes something more complicated or difficult to do
  • A device that is used to connect one thing (such as a plow or trailer) to another (such as a tractor, car, or animal)
  • A period of service in the military, at a job, etc.


  • To hook or entangle
  • Connect to a vehicle:
  • Jump vertically, with legs stiff and back arched
  • Walk impeded by some physical limitation or injury
  • Travel by getting free rides from motorists
  • To attach, fasten, or connect (something) with a hook, knot, etc.

Is Hitch a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Hitch is worth 13 points in Scrabble and 12 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Hitch in a Sentence

  • hitch a trailer to a car
  • He hitched across the country last summer.
  • He hitched his way across the country last summer.
  • The plan went off without a hitch.
  • He went back to college after doing his hitch in the army.
  • A seven-year hitch at the newspaper

Synonyms for Hitch

Antonyms for Hitch

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