Definition of along for the rideinformal
- He wasn't interested in buying anything; he was just along for the ride.
- He just came/went along for the ride.
: in a line matching the length or direction of
: in the course of
: in accordance with : in
: forward, on
: from one to another
: in company : as a companion
: to sit and travel on the back of an animal that one directs
: to travel in or on a conveyance
: to travel as if on a conveyance : be borne
: an act of riding
: a way (such as a road or path) suitable for riding
: any of various mechanical devices (as at an amusement park) for riding on
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