What is mount?

  • (verb): Put up or launch.
    Example: "Mount a campaign against pronography"
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on mount:

Victoria Cross Ranges
... Mountain/Peak metres feet namesake Snaring Mountain 2,931 9,617 Mount Bridgland 2,930 9,613 Morrison Bridgland Mount Mahood 2,896 9,502 Consort Mountain 2,883 9,459 Mount Oliver 2,865 9,400 ...
Mount Vernon, Ohio
... Mount Vernon is a city in Knox County, Ohio, United States ... The city is named after Mount Vernon, the plantation owned by George Washington ...
Mount Vernon, Ohio - Economy
... Mount Vernon was the birthplace of Cooper Industries ... gasses) compressors, is also located in Mount Vernon ... one of the founders of Ariel, was a former engineer for Cooper Industries Mount Vernon ...
Mount Healthy, Ohio - History
... Mount Healthy was founded in 1817 as the village of Mount Pleasant ... In 1850, the town renamed itself "Mount Healthy", following a cholera epidemic, in which many of its citizens survived while those in the surrounding territory did ...
Mount - Other Meanings
... Mount (grappling), a grappling position Mountain, a landform Copulation, the union of the sex organs in mating Riding animal, any animal that can be ridden Vahana, also called a mount, an animal or ...

More definitions of "mount":

  • (noun): Something forming a back that is added for strengthening.
    Synonyms: backing
  • (verb): Attach to a support.
    Example: "They mounted the aerator on a floating"
  • (noun): The act of climbing something.
    Synonyms: climb
  • (noun): Mounting consisting of a piece of metal (as in a ring or other jewelry) that holds a gem in place.
    Example: "The diamond was in a plain gold mount"
    Synonyms: setting
  • (noun): A land mass that projects well above its surroundings; higher than a hill.
    Synonyms: mountain
  • (verb): Fix onto a backing, setting, or support.
    Example: "Mount slides for macroscopic analysis"
  • (verb): Prepare and supply with the necessary equipment for execution or performance.
    Example: "Mount a theater production"; "mount an attack"; "mount a play"
    Synonyms: put on
  • (verb): Copulate with.
    Synonyms: ride

Famous quotes containing the word mount:

    ... women are more quiet. They don’t feel called to mount a barrel and harangue by the hour every time they imagine they have produced an idea.
    Anna Julia Cooper (1859–1964)

    But mount to paradise
    By the stairway of surprise.”
    Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803–1882)

    On the 31st of August, 1846, I left Concord in Massachusetts for Bangor and the backwoods of Maine,... I proposed to make excursions to Mount Ktaadn, the second highest mountain in New England, about thirty miles distant, and to some of the lakes of the Penobscot, either alone or with such company as I might pick up there.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)