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English definition of “on”


preposition (TRAVEL)    /ɒn/ US  /ɑːn/
A2 used for showing some methods of travelling: I love travelling on trains. She'll be arriving on the 5.30 train. We went to France on the ferry. It'd be quicker to get there on foot. two figures on horsebackOn or offTravelling Grammar:On, ontoOn and onto are prepositions.See more
(Definition of on preposition (TRAVEL) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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