Hitchhike


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Hitchhike

To rely upon a foreign company or industry for one's own development. For example, a company may hitchhike if it does not produce any of its own products but instead sells those made in other countries. Hitchhiking is a model used in the context of international development.
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The first billboard's hazard sign is clearly targeting hitchhikers and the second billboard's caution sign, positioned next to the phrase "Girls don't hitchhike" indicates that hitchhiking is dangerous and must be avoided.
"He catches the train down from Blaenau Ffestiniog to Tal-y-Cafn in the morning and then hitchhikes back in the evening, because he cannot afford the rail fare.
ADVENTURE: Hitchhiker Andrew Grady plans to hitchhike his way through 16 countries; inset, to come....
Sheriff Dunlop blasted: "I wish airline staff would just dump people like you on the tarmac and leave you to hitchhike home.
The 39-year-old Birmingham City Council worker decided to hitchhike to Spain to raise pounds 4,000 for the Acorns Children's Hospices.
Saying that Jewish hitchhikers are easy targets for terrorists, he encouraged travelers to take public transportation more often or to hitchhike from within Jewish towns.
A psak din (Jewish legal decision) forbidding Jews to hitchhike was handed down on Wednesday by rabbinical leaders in the wake of the recent spate of kidnappings by terrorist groups.
After the bike is gone, they must walk, hitchhike, beg for rides from acquaintances and strangers, and use a variety of forms of transport to complete their journey in Venezuela.
Voice of Israel government radio told one of the girls that it "hopes she learned her lesson" not to hitchhike. The interviewer asked the girl, who by her own admission was very confused by the trauma, why she hitchhiked in Samaria, where there are many warnings of intended attacks.
THERE are still some people who hitchhike, although not as many as before.
This more jagged-looking cousin bears gooey whitish berries, which hitchhike via birds to juniper trees and start new plants.
The moths regularly hitchhike to the test area in New York but can't survive the winter.