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remount

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verb re·mount \(ˌ)rē-ˈmau̇nt\

Definition of remount

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 :  to mount (something) again remount a picture

  3. 2 :  to furnish remounts to

  4. intransitive verb
  5. 1 :  to mount again

  6. 2 :  revert

Examples of remount in a Sentence

  1. a diamond remounted in a new setting

  2. I had to remount the tires on my car.

  3. I had trouble remounting the door.

  4. She fell off her horse but quickly remounted.

  5. She remounted her horse and finished her ride.

Origin and Etymology of remount

Middle English, partly from re- + mounten to mount, partly from Anglo-French remunter, from re- + munter to mount


First Known Use: 15th century


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remount

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noun re·mount \ˈrē-ˌmau̇nt, (ˌ)rē-ˈ\

Definition of remount

  1. :  a fresh horse to replace one no longer available

1781

First Known Use of remount

1781


REMOUNT Defined for English Language Learners

remount

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verb

Definition of remount for English Language Learners

  • : to attach (something) to a support again

  • : to get on a horse, bicycle, motorcycle, etc., again after getting off or falling off

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