Definitions for joyrideˈdʒɔɪˌraɪd

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

joy•rideˈdʒɔɪˌraɪd(n.; v.)-rode, -rid•den, -rid•ing.

  1. (n.)a pleasure ride in an automobile, esp. when the vehicle is driven recklessly or used without the owner's permission.

  2. a brief exciting or reckless interlude.

  3. (v.i.)to go on a joyride.

Origin of joyride:

1905–10, Amer.

joy′rid`er(n.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. joyride(verb)

    a ride in a car taken solely for pleasure

    "they took their girlfriends for joyrides in stolen cars"

  2. joyride, tool, tool around(verb)

    ride in a car with no particular goal and just for the pleasure of it

    "We tooled down the street"

Wiktionary

  1. joyride(Noun)

    An instance of driving a motor vehicle in a carefree or reckless manner, especially a vehicle which has been taken without the permission of the owner.

  2. joyride(Noun)

    A ride taken for enjoyment.

  3. joyride(Verb)

    To take a joyride.

Freebase

  1. Joyride

    Joyride is the third studio album by Swedish duo Roxette, released 28 March 1991 by EMI. After the enormous sales of Look Sharp! and the great popularity of the single "It Must Have Been Love", Joyride became just as successful, spawning the US #1 hit "Joyride".

CrunchBase

  1. JOYRIDE

    JOYRIDE is a online community for auto enthusiasts, of all types, to share, interact, and transact - globally.

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