ride sth out Definition in the Cambridge English Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Definition of “ride sth out” - English Dictionary

Definition of "ride sth out" - British English Dictionary

See all translations

ride sth out

phrasal verb with ride uk   us   /raɪd/ verb (rode, ridden)
to ​continue to ​exist during a ​difficultsituation and until it ​ends, without ​seriousharm: Many ​companies did not ​manage to ​ride out the ​recession. If a ​shiprides out a ​period of ​badweather, it ​continues to ​float during it, without ​seriousdamage: The ​shipmanaged to ​ride out the ​storm.
(Definition of ride sth out from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

Definition of "ride sth out" - Business English Dictionary

See all translations

ride sth out

phrasal verb with ride uk   us   /raɪd/ verb [T] (rode, ridden)
to ​deal with a difficult ​situation without being ​harmed by it: Many ​smallbusinesses are facing huge ​rentincreases, and not all of them will ride it out. ride the storm/​crisis out
(Definition of ride sth out from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “ride sth out”
in Chinese (Simplified) 安然渡过(难关), (船)平安度过(暴风雨)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 安然渡過(難關), (船)平安渡過(暴風雨)…
What is the pronunciation of ride sth out?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Word of the Day
faith school

a school that is financially supported by a particular religious group, usually for children from that religion

Word of the Day

Introducing a new author and a new weekly blog post!
Introducing a new author and a new weekly blog post!
by Cambridge Dictionaries Online,
August 27, 2015
The English language is constantly changing. You know that. But did you know that at Cambridge Dictionaries Online we keep track of the changes? We continually add new words and new meanings to our online dictionary for learners of English. Some of them are new to English entirely (neologisms), and some

Read More 

hyperpalatable adjective
hyperpalatable adjective
August 24, 2015
describes food with heightened levels of sugar and salt, intended to be extremely appealing In Brazil, where the prevalence of overweight and obese adults has doubled since 1980, crisps, biscuits, energy bars and sugary drinks formulated to be ‘hyper-palatable’ are much more widely eaten than previously.

Read More