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English definition of “ride”

ride

noun [C]     /raɪd/
B1 a journey on a horse or bicycle , or in a vehicle : It's a short bus ride to the airport . I went for a ( horse ) ride last Saturday . Do you want to come for a ride on my bike ?Journeys B1 mainly US (UK usually lift) a free journey in a car to a place where you want to go: He asked me for a ride into town .Journeys US a person who gives you a ride in their car : Well, I have to go - my ride is here. US informal someone's car : Hey , nice ride. B1 a machine in an amusement park that people travel in or are moved around by for entertainment : My favourite ride is the Ferris wheel .Carnival, fairground and circus
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