verb (used without object), hied, hie·ing or hy·ing.
verb (used with object), hied, hie·ing or hy·ing.
Origin of hie
Examples from the Web for hied
In all confidence he hied him to Delmonico's, at which famous restaurant he had incurred a large share of his social obligations.Last of the Great Scouts|Helen Cody Wetmore
Without delay I hied me to the kitchen, and begged a cold sausage and a pone of corn-bread from Aunt 'Ritta.When Grandmamma Was New|Marion Harland
Then Alecto hied her to the place where Ilus was hunting the beasts of the forest.Stories of the Old world|Alfred John Church
He hied him to a window and over the guests he let his glances roam.The Nibelungenlied|Unknown
But the hussy only laughed and dodged the blows, and then hied off to her lover.The Fat and the Thin|Emile Zola
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verb hies, hieing, hying or hied
Word Origin for hie
Word Origin and History for hied
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.