piggyback ride

Definition of piggyback ride

:a ride on someone's back
  • Her father gave her a piggyback ride.

Word by Word Definitions

piggyback play
  1. : up on the back and shoulders

  2. : on or as if on the back of another

  1. : the act of carrying piggyback

  2. : the movement of loaded truck trailers on railroad flatcars

  1. : marked by being up on the shoulders and back

  2. : carried or transported piggyback: such as

  3. : of or relating to the hauling of truck trailers on railroad flatcars

  1. : to carry up on the shoulders and back

  2. : to haul (something, such as a truck trailer) by railroad car

  3. : to set up or cause to function in conjunction with something larger, more important, or already in existence or operation

ride play
  1. : to sit and travel on the back of an animal that one directs

  2. : to travel in or on a conveyance

  3. : to travel as if on a conveyance : be borne

  1. : an act of riding

  2. : a way (such as a road or path) suitable for riding

  3. : any of various mechanical devices (as at an amusement park) for riding on


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