She learned how to ride a horse when she was young.
Most children learn to ride a bicycle at an early age.
He rides his motorcycle to work every day.
I never rode on a horse before.
She got on her bicycle and rode away.
He decided to walk to the movies instead of riding the bus.
She rides the subway home from school.
They rode the elevator to the second floor.
We rode through the park in a horse-drawn carriage.
The dog rode in the back of the truck. Noun
We went for a ride in the country.
I had my first ride in a limousine.
I need a ride to work.
She caught a ride with her coworker.
We went on a horseback ride.
The kids had a ride on a horse.
They offered pony rides at the fair.
The Ferris wheel is my favorite ride.
We went for a ride on the roller coaster. See More
Recent Examples on the Web
Tears of feeling the pain of riding the bike back and forth.—Abigail Adams, Peoplemag, 25 Sep. 2023 When the weather cools and the air turns crisp, take a drive up to the Blue Ridge Mountains, ride along the Natchez Parkway from Mississippi to Tennessee, and admire the changing leaves of the sprawling Ozarks in Arkansas and Missouri.—Southern Living Editors, Southern Living, 25 Sep. 2023 Avoid using a carrier for things like riding on a scooter or motorcycle, as well as with dogs that show signs of discomfort when inside.—Lauren Breedlove, Travel + Leisure, 25 Sep. 2023 Video shows the pair riding through the festival in a black SUV.—Aliza Chasan, CBS News, 24 Sep. 2023 Advertisement California is about to be hit by an aging population wave, and Steve Lopez is riding it.—Steve Lopez, Los Angeles Times, 23 Sep. 2023 The visual ends with a contemplative Shakira staring into the camera while riding a horse and sporting an all-red outfit.—Tomás Mier, Rolling Stone, 21 Sep. 2023 This allows the rider to lower the bike when coming to a stop or while riding at low speeds by reducing the suspension preload.—Peter Jackson, Robb Report, 20 Sep. 2023 Diplo also shared a video of him and Rock, 58, riding in the back of a truck through the desert with several others.—Alexis Jones, Peoplemag, 3 Sep. 2023
The Malibu Triathlon typically features a long bike ride from Zuma Beach north to Leo Carrillo State Park.—Matt Hamilton, Los Angeles Times, 26 Sep. 2023 And when the ride started up again, Parkhouse told the CBC that riders couldn’t immediately get off.—Lizzy Rosenberg, Peoplemag, 26 Sep. 2023 For a truly Canadian experience, take a ride on Au 1884 (aka the Dufferin Terrace Toboggan Slide), one of Quebec City's oldest attractions.—Elizabeth Rhodes, Travel + Leisure, 24 Sep. 2023 Zach Bryan — whose work swings from rock, roots, folk, Americana, country, and beyond — has delivered yet another soulful compilation, this time bringing on Bon Iver and Noah Kahan for the ride.—Charisma Madarang, Rolling Stone, 22 Sep. 2023 Brightline will make the trip in three and a half hours, about 30 minutes faster than the average car ride, reaching speeds of 125 miles per hour.—Niraj Chokshi, New York Times, 22 Sep. 2023 The highest daily ridership of the pandemic era occurred Wednesday, with 446,000 trips — more than 65 percent of the average number of weekday rides in September 2019.—Michael Laris, Washington Post, 22 Sep. 2023 In addition, the UAE outfit’s proprietary Wingman management system automatically adjusts the foils on the fly to improve the ride.—Rachel Cormack, Robb Report, 21 Sep. 2023 Children under 3 years of age are free, and all guests 3 and older must have either a ride bracelet or a gate admission ticket to enter the park during the event.—oregonlive, 15 Sep. 2023 See More
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Middle English, from Old English rīdan; akin to Old High German rītan to ride, Middle Irish réidid he rides