be riding high
Definition of be riding high
1 : to be very happy and excited She's riding high after her recent win.
2 : to be very successful The company's stock was riding high after the merger.
Word by Word Definitions
: the action or state of one that rides
: used for or when riding
: operated by a rider
: one of the three administrative jurisdictions into which Yorkshire, England, was formerly divided
: an administrative jurisdiction or electoral district in a British dominion (such as Canada)
: rising or extending upward a great distance : taller than average, usual, or expected
: having a specified height or elevation : tall
: situated or passing above the normal level, surface, base of measurement, or elevation
: at or to a high place, altitude, level, or degree
: well, luxuriously
: an elevated place or region: such as
: hill, knoll
: the space overhead : sky
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