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Dictionary Definition

rider

Noun

1 a traveler who actively rides an animal (as a horse or camel)
2 a clause that is appended to a legislative bill
3 a traveler who actively rides a vehicle (as a bicycle or motorcycle)
4 a traveler riding in a vehicle (a boat or bus or car or plane or train etc) who is not operating it [syn: passenger]

User Contributed Dictionary

English

Etymology

-er ride

Pronunciation

Noun

  1. one who rides, often a horse or motorcycle
  2. a provision annexed to a bill under the consideration of a legislature, having little connection with the subject matter of the bill
  3. an amendment or addition to an entertainer's performance contract, often covering a performer's equipment or food, drinks, and general comfort requirements

Translations

one who rides
additional provision annexed to a bill
amendment to an entertainer's performance contract

See also

French

Verb

  1. wrinkle (to make wrinkles in; to cause to have wrinkles)

Extensive Definition

Rider(s) or The rider(s) may refer to:
In people who ride things
In general usage In popular culture

See also

rider in French: Rider
rider in Japanese: ライダー
rider in Polish: Jeździec

Synonyms, Antonyms and Related Words

addendum, affix, allonge, appendix, bidet, bill, broncobuster, buckaroo, caballero, calendar, carriage horse, cart horse, cavalier, cavalry horse, cavalryman, chevalier, circus rider, clause, coda, codicil, commentary, companion bills amendment, cowboy, cowgirl, cowpuncher, draft horse, dragnet clause, dray horse, driving horse, enacting clause, enclitic, envoi, epilogue, equestrian, equestrienne, escalator clause, fill horse, filler, gaucho, gigster, hack, hackney, hold-up bill, horse soldier, horseback rider, horsebacker, horseman, horsewoman, hunter, infix, interlineation, interpolation, jockey, joker, jument, knight, lead, leader, marginalia, motion, mount, mounted policeman, note, omnibus bill, pack horse, palfrey, plow horse, pole horse, polo pony, post-horse, postboy, postilion, postscript, prefix, privileged question, proclitic, proviso, puncher, question, remount, riding horse, road horse, roadster, roughrider, rouncy, saddle horse, saddler, saving clause, scholia, shaft horse, stalking-horse, steeplechaser, suffix, sumpter, sumpter horse, supplement, tail, thill horse, thiller, trick rider, vaquero, wheeler, wheelhorse, workhorse
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