riding, horseback riding, equitation(noun)
the sport of siting on the back of a horse while controlling its movements
riding, horseback riding(noun)
travel by being carried on horseback
A path cut through woodland.
Historically, one of the three administrative divisions of Yorkshire and some other northern counties.
Electoral district or constituency.
one of the three jurisdictions into which the county of York, in England, is divided; -- formerly under the government of a reeve. They are called the North, the East, and the West, Riding
employed to travel; traveling; as, a riding clerk
used for riding on; as, a riding horse
used for riding, or when riding; devoted to riding; as, a riding whip; a riding habit; a riding day
the act or state of one who rides
a festival procession
same as Ride, n., 3
a district in charge of an excise officer
Origin: [For thriding, Icel. rijungr the third part, fr. rii third, akin to E. third. See Third.]
A riding is an administrative jurisdiction or electoral district, particularly in several current or former Commonwealth countries.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
rī′ding, n. one of the three divisions of the county of York. [A corr. of thriding—Ice. þridjungr, the third, þriði, third, þrir, three.]
Etymology and Origins
A Danish division of the county of Yorkshire corresponding to the Lincolnshire Trithing, of which it is a corruption, signifying a third part.
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Rank popularity for the word 'Riding' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4165
The numerical value of Riding in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of Riding in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
Examples of Riding in a Sentence
I’m not riding on that thing again.
We'll all be riding that streetcar of desire.
There is a lot riding on the success of Vision 2030.
I've been riding that ride since I was 14, i love it.
I'm riding the Donald Trump wave, donald Trump's Donald Trump.
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