ride to hounds

ride to hounds chiefly Brit. go fox-hunting on horseback.
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  • ride to hounds — phrasal : to chase a fox on horseback with hounds * * * ride to hounds To hunt foxes (on horseback) • • • Main Entry: ↑hound ride to hounds To take part in foxhunting • • • Main Entry: ↑ride * * * I see …   Useful english dictionary

  • ride to hounds — Synonyms and related words: beat, chase, course, dog, drive, falcon, flush, follow the hounds, fowl, go hunting, gun, hawk, hound, hunt, hunt down, jack, jacklight, prowl after, run, shikar, shoot, sport, stalk, start, still hunt, track, trail …   Moby Thesaurus

  • ride to hounds — chiefly Brit. go fox hunting on horseback. → ride …   English new terms dictionary

  • To ride to hounds — Ride Ride, v. i. [imp. {Rode} (r[=o]d) ({Rid} [r[i^]d], archaic); p. p. {Ridden}({Rid}, archaic); p. pr. & vb. n. {Riding}.] [AS. r[=i]dan; akin to LG. riden, D. rijden, G. reiten, OHG. r[=i]tan, Icel. r[=i][eth]a, Sw. rida, Dan. ride; cf. L.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Ride — Ride, v. i. [imp. {Rode} (r[=o]d) ({Rid} [r[i^]d], archaic); p. p. {Ridden}({Rid}, archaic); p. pr. & vb. n. {Riding}.] [AS. r[=i]dan; akin to LG. riden, D. rijden, G. reiten, OHG. r[=i]tan, Icel. r[=i][eth]a, Sw. rida, Dan. ride; cf. L. raeda a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • ride — ► VERB (past rode; past part. ridden) 1) sit on and control the movement of (a horse, bicycle, or motorcycle). 2) (usu. ride in/on) travel in or on a vehicle or horse. 3) travel over on horseback or on a bicycle or motorcycle: ride the scenic… …   English terms dictionary

  • ride — v. & n. v. (past rode; past part. ridden) 1 tr. travel or be carried on (a bicycle etc.) or esp. US in (a vehicle). 2 intr. (often foll. by on, in) travel or be conveyed (on a bicycle or in a vehicle). 3 tr. sit on and control or be carried by (a …   Useful english dictionary

  • ride — verb (past rode; past participle ridden) 1》 sit on and control the movement of (a horse, bicycle, or motorcycle).     ↘(usu. ride in/on) travel in or on (a vehicle or horse).     ↘compete in (a race) on a horse, bicycle, or motorcycle.     ↘N.… …   English new terms dictionary

  • ride — See: ALONG FOR THE RIDE, LET RIDE, RUN WITH HARE AND HUNT (RIDE) WITH THE HOUNDS, TAKE FOR A RIDE, THUMB A RIDE …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • ride — See: along for the ride, let ride, run with the hare and ride with the hounds, take for a ride, thumb a ride …   Словарь американских идиом

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