There are 2 translations of hitch in Spanish:

hitch1

Pronunciation: /hɪtʃ/

n

  • 1 (difficulty) complicación (f), problema (m), pega (f) (Esp) [familiar/colloquial] there's been a slight hitch with the program ha surgido una pequeña complicación or un pequeño problema con el programa a technical hitch un problema técnico it went off without a hitch todo salió a pedir de boca [familiar/colloquial], todo marchó sobre ruedas
  • 3 (knot) nudo (m)
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    • Lash ropes and diamond hitches are untied, the horses unpacked and then hobbled or tethered in the meadow below camp.
    • Also available is The Klutz Book of Knots, a step-by-step manual on how to tie the world's 24 most useful hitches, ties, warps and knots.
  • 4 (ride) [colloquial/familiar] we got a hitch to Dover nos llevaron hasta Dover, nos dieron (un) aventón hasta Dover (Col, Méx) [familiar/colloquial]
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    • For all its water-tightness and lack of style, all the stuff I tried to read, passed through MSOffice grammar check without a hitch!
    • It wasn't easy to do, but English class finally started without a hitch and my headache remained in the back corner of my mind.
    • Luckily, the surgery was completed without a hitch and the patient was informed of the problem.
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    • The Admiral recruited me after I had served a hitch in the Navy.
    • Americans in uniform, whether they serve for one hitch or an entire career, are taught to view themselves as professionals.
    • On the troop ship home were a bunch of criminals - American soldiers who had spent most of their hitch in the brig.
  • 5 (period of service) (AmE) [colloquial/familiar] he did a three-year hitch in the navy pasó tres años enganchado en la marina [familiar/colloquial]
  • 6 (fastening device) enganche (m)
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    • These pieces of equipment can be easily attached to a trailer hitch and taken from a job site.
    • Some rear bumpers may come with a built-in step or a trailer hitch that will add more functionality to your Chevrolet pickup or SUV.
    • Headlights, brush guard and trailer hitch without ball are standard features.

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There are 2 translations of hitch in Spanish:

hitch2

vt

  • 1 (attach) to hitch sth to sth enganchar algo a algo to get hitched [colloquial/familiar] casarse, matrimoniarse [fam & hum]
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    • But is hitching your company to a star really the right move?
    • He hitches a trailer to his bike to take the children to school or go shopping.
    • They were now behind the church where people pulled up their buggies and carriages and hitched them to the posts that were set up.
  • 2 (move) he hitched his chair nearer to the fire acercó or arrimó su silla al fuego
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    • It was hitched up to reveal an underskirt of a different color and with no hoops or panniers.
    • As skirts were hitched up and ties loosened, out came the blue Rimmel eyeliners and the Body Shop blushers.
    • Her skirt was hitched up way higher on one side than the other and the buttons on her shirt were all in the wrong holes.
  • 3 (thumb) [colloquial/familiar] to hitch a ride o (BrE also) a lift hacer* dedo [familiar/colloquial], hacer* autostop, ir* de aventón (Méx) [familiar/colloquial], pedir* cola (Ven) [familiar/colloquial] he hitched a ride on a truck lo recogió or le paró un camión I hitched my way to Paris fui a París a dedo or (Méx) de aventón or (Ven) en cola [familiar/colloquial]
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    • Rural Ireland was recommended as a friendly place for hitching, as was Quebec - ‘if you don't mind being berated for not speaking French’.
    • I've seen a few people hitching with suitcases, but that's weird.
    • There was the student hitching on a road outside Maynooth.
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    • The ride in an Audi 200 is akin to hitching a lift on the back of a horse drawn carriage.
    • Jo Jo was hitching rides down to her home in Callan, Co Kilkenny, when she disappeared.
    • Children are dicing with death hitching rides on the back of moving vehicles.

vi

  • hitchhike

Phrasal verbs

hitch up

v + o + adv, v + adv + o 1.1 (pull up) [trousers/petticoat/shirt] remangarse*, subirse, levantarse 1.2 (attach) [horses/cart] enganchar 1.1v + adv (move up) (BrE) [colloquial/familiar], correrse hitch up a bit and make room for me córrete un poquito para hacerme un lugar

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nape of the neck …