verb (used without object), hied, hie·ing or hy·ing.
verb (used with object), hied, hie·ing or hy·ing.
- hidrotic ectodermal dysplasia,
Origin of hie
Examples from the Web for hie
D unser herre got hie f erderche gie, s was da ie sn ellich wort: Pax vobis!A Middle High German Primer|Joseph Wright
And so hie remaned upoun his foote, and was tackin, whill the multitud fledd, and took the greattar schame.
In answer to my inquiries he bade me hie straight to Harney County.In the Oregon Country|George Palmer Putnam
This thare answer seamed to satisfie the King; for hie in woordis praised thare prudent foresight and wyse counsall.
And now, my lads and lasses, let us hie us out to the greenwood tree.Peter Cotterell's Treasure|Rupert Sargent Holland
verb hies, hieing, hying or hied
Word Origin for hie
Old English higian "strive, hasten," originally "to be intent on," from Proto-Germanic *hig- (cf. Middle Dutch higen "to pant," Middle Low German hichen, German heichen). Related: Hied; hies; hieing.