Examples of dismount in a sentence
The cyclist dismounted and walked her bike across the street.
The gymnast dismounted from the parallel bars.
Origin and Etymology of dismount
probably modification of Middle French desmonter, from des- dis- + monter to mount
First Known Use: 1566
Definition of dismount
: the act of dismounting
First Known Use of dismount
DISMOUNT Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of dismount for English Language Learners
: to get down from something (such as a horse or bicycle)
DISMOUNT Defined for Kids
Definition of dismount for Students
: to get down from something (as a horse or bicycle)
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