What is ride?

  • (verb): Lie moored or anchored.
    Example: "Ship rides at anchor"
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on ride:

Ride - People
... Sally Ride (1951–2012), American astronaut William Ride (born 1926), Australian zoologist ...
Rapid Ride - History - Possible Future Route
36% of this tax will be allocated for ABQ RIDE, up from 20% for the past 10 years ... On October 8, 2009, outgoing ABQ RIDE transit director Greg Payne indicated the possibility of a new Rapid Ride route on San Mateo Blvd ...
Dave Courtney - Author
... Courtney is now an author, having had six books published Stop The Ride I Want to Get Off, Raving Lunacy, Dodgy Dave's Little Black Book, The Ride's Back On, F**k the Ride, and Heroes Villains ...
Rapid Ride
... Rapid Ride is the name of an express bus service with some bus rapid transit features in Albuquerque, New Mexico ... Inaugurated on December 21, 2004, Rapid Ride was intended to provide a faster and more efficient means of public transit in Albuquerque and to serve as a pilot project for a potential light rail line ... It is operated by the local transit agency, ABQ RIDE ...
Rapid Ride - Fleet
... The Rapid Ride fleet currently consists of 18 New Flyer DE60LF and 6 New Flyer DE60LFR articulated 60-foot low floor buses, which are painted in ABQ RIDE's red and gold ... All Rapid Ride buses have free wireless internet access and are also equipped with Digital Recorders automated stop announcement systems and TwinVision LED destination signs ...

More definitions of "ride":

  • (verb): Move like a floating object.
    Example: "The moon rode high in the night sky"
  • (verb): Climb up on the body.
    Example: "Shorts that ride up"; "This skirt keeps riding up my legs"
  • (noun): A journey in a vehicle driven by someone else.
    Synonyms: drive
  • (noun): A mechanical device that you ride for amusement or excitement.
  • (verb): Sit on and control a vehicle.
    Example: "He rides his bicycle to work every day"; "She loves to ride her new motorcycle through town"
  • (verb): Keep partially engaged by slightly depressing a pedal with the foot.
    Example: "Don't ride the clutch!"
  • (verb): Have certain properties when driven.
    Synonyms: drive
  • (verb): Sit and travel on the back of animal, usually while controlling its motions.
    Example: "Did you ever ride a camel?"
    Synonyms: sit
  • (verb): Copulate with.
    Example: "The bull was riding the cow"
    Synonyms: mount
  • (verb): Be sustained or supported or borne.
    Example: "His glasses rode high on his nose"; "The child rode on his mother's hips"; "She rode a wave of popularity"; "The brothers rode to an easy victory on their father's political name"
  • (verb): Be carried or travel on or in a vehicle.
    Example: "I ride to work in a bus"; "He rides the subway downtown every day"
  • (verb): Ride over, along, or through.
    Example: "Travel the highways of America"; "Ride the freeways of California"
  • (verb): Continue undisturbed and without interference.
    Example: "Let it ride"

Famous quotes containing the word ride:

    Unfortunately, I am involved in a freedom ride protesting the loss of the minority rights belonging to the few remaining earthbound stars. All we demanded was our right to twinkle.
    Marilyn Monroe (1926–1962)

    To sum up:
    1. The cosmos is a gigantic fly-wheel making 10,000 revolutions a minute.
    2. Man is a sick fly taking a dizzy ride on it.
    3. Religion is the theory that the wheel was designed and set spinning to give him the ride.
    —H.L. (Henry Lewis)

    Disdain and scorn ride sparkling in her eyes,
    Misprizing what they look on, and her wit
    Values itself so highly that to her
    All matter else seems weak.
    William Shakespeare (1564–1616)