Definition of ride on (something or someone)
- The future of the company rides on the success of this deal.
- Our hopes are riding on you.
: to sit and travel on the back of an animal that one directs
: to travel in or on a conveyance
: to travel as if on a conveyance : be borne
: an act of riding
: a way (such as a road or path) suitable for riding
: any of various mechanical devices (as at an amusement park) for riding on
: some indeterminate or unspecified thing
: some indeterminate amount more than a specified number
: a person or thing of consequence
: in some degree : somewhat
used as an intensive giving adverbial force to an adjective
: some person : somebody
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