Riding

Ancient Measurement Terms: Administrative unit of land. Third part of a shire, eg. the Yorkshire Ridings (North Riding, East Riding, West Riding) which were established in the 9th century by the Danes. (Not necessarily exactly a third.)
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riding

[n] - riding a horse as a sport 2. [n] - riding a horse as a means of transportation
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Riding

Rid'ing (rīd'ĭng) noun [ For thriding , Icelandic þriðjungr the third part, from þriði third, akin to English third . See Third .] One of the three jurisdictions into which the county of York, in England, is divided; -- formerly under the g...
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Riding

Rid'ing adjective 1. Employed to travel; traveling; as, a riding clerk. 'One riding apparitor.' Ayliffe. 2. Used for riding on; as, a riding horse. 3. Used for riding, or when riding; devoted to riding; as, a riding whip; a riding...
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Riding

Rid'ing noun 1. The act or state of one who rides. 2. A festival procession. [ Obsolete] « When there any riding was in Cheap.» Chaucer. 3. Same as Ride , noun , 3. Sir P. Sidney. 4. A district in ...
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riding

horseback riding noun to be carried on horseback as a means of transportation
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riding

noun the sport of siting on the back of a horse while controlling its movements
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Riding

• (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Ride • (n.) One of the three jurisdictions into which the county of York, in England, is divided; -- formerly under the government of a reeve. They are called the North, the East, and the West, Riding. • (n.) Same as Ride, n., 3. • (n.) A district in charge of an excise officer. • (a.) Used for riding...
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Riding

The act of trying to prevent a team from clearing the ball.
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Riding

Riding is a homonym of two distinct English words: From the word ride: From Old English *þriðing: ==Other uses== ...
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Riding

[country subdivision] A riding is an administrative jurisdiction or electoral district, particularly in several current or former Commonwealth countries. ==Etymology== The word riding is descended from late Old English *þriðing or *þriding (recorded only in Latin contexts or forms, e.g., trehing, treding, trithing, with Latin initial t h...
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Riding

[surname] Riding is a surname. Notable people with the surname include: ...
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