dispatch rider


Definition of dispatch rider

chiefly British

  1. :  someone who delivers messages or packages especially by traveling on a motorcycle

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to send off or away with promptness or speed

    :  to send off on official business

    :  to kill with quick efficiency

  1. :  a message sent with speed

    :  an important official message sent by a diplomatic, military, or naval officer

    :  a news item filed (see 4file 2b) by a correspondent

  1. :  one that rides

    :  an addition to a document (such as an insurance policy) often attached on a separate piece of paper

    :  a clause appended to a legislative bill to secure a usually distinct object

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a trip made at another's expense

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