thrill ride

noun

Definition of thrill ride

  1. :  a very exciting ride (such as a roller coaster) at an amusement park —often used figuratively The campaign has been a thrill ride from the beginning.

Word by Word Definitions

thrillplay
  1. :  to cause to experience a sudden sharp feeling of excitement

    :  to cause to have a shivering or tingling sensation

    :  to cause to vibrate or tremble perceptibly

rideplay
  1. :  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

  1. :  an act of riding

    :  a trip on horseback or by vehicle

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


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