What does rider mean?

Definitions for rider
ˈraɪ dərrid·er

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word rider.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. rider(noun)

    a traveler who actively rides an animal (as a horse or camel)

  2. rider(noun)

    a clause that is appended to a legislative bill

  3. rider(noun)

    a traveler who actively rides a vehicle (as a bicycle or motorcycle)

  4. passenger, rider(noun)

    a traveler riding in a vehicle (a boat or bus or car or plane or train etc) who is not operating it

Wiktionary

  1. rider(Noun)

    one who rides, often a horse or motorcycle

  2. rider(Noun)

    a provision annexed to a bill under the consideration of a legislature, having little connection with the subject matter of the bill

  3. rider(Noun)

    an amendment or addition to an entertainer's performance contract, often covering a performer's equipment or food, drinks, and general comfort requirements

  4. rider(Noun)

    A small, sliding piece of aluminium on a chemical balance, used to determine small weights

  5. Rider(ProperNoun)

    More often spelled Ryder.

  6. Origin: From rider

Webster Dictionary

  1. Rider(noun)

    one who, or that which, rides

  2. Rider(noun)

    formerly, an agent who went out with samples of goods to obtain orders; a commercial traveler

  3. Rider(noun)

    one who breaks or manages a horse

  4. Rider(noun)

    an addition or amendment to a manuscript or other document, which is attached on a separate piece of paper; in legislative practice, an additional clause annexed to a bill while in course of passage; something extra or burdensome that is imposed

  5. Rider(noun)

    a problem of more than usual difficulty added to another on an examination paper

  6. Rider(noun)

    a Dutch gold coin having the figure of a man on horseback stamped upon it

  7. Rider(noun)

    rock material in a vein of ore, dividing it

  8. Rider(noun)

    an interior rib occasionally fixed in a ship's hold, reaching from the keelson to the beams of the lower deck, to strengthen her frame

  9. Rider(noun)

    the second tier of casks in a vessel's hold

  10. Rider(noun)

    a small forked weight which straddles the beam of a balance, along which it can be moved in the manner of the weight on a steelyard

  11. Rider(noun)

    a robber

  12. Origin: [D. rijder.]

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British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'rider' in Nouns Frequency: #2052

Anagrams for rider »

  1. direr

  2. drier

  3. direr, drier

How to pronounce rider ?

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How to say rider in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of rider in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of rider in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of rider in a Sentence

  1. Jonathan Swift:

    Reason is a very light rider, and easily shook off.

  2. Benjamin Sachs:

    That would create a profound free-rider problem for all public unions.

  3. German Simon Geschke:

    It's the most beautiful day of my life as a professional rider, it's surreal.

  4. Louise Slaughter:

    Why in the world would you put in an abortion rider on a thing for medical research?

  5. Beezie Madden:

    On paper we have a stronger team with better, stronger horse and rider combinations.

Images & Illustrations of rider

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