To ride is defined as to sit in or on something and move from one place to another.(verb)
See ride in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME riden < OE ridan, akin to Ger reiten < IE base *reidh-, to go, be in motion > L reda, four-wheel carriage
See ride in American Heritage Dictionary 4
verb rode rode (rōd), rid·den (rĭdˈn), rid·ing, rides verb, intransitive
Origin: Middle English riden
Origin: , from Old English rīdan; see reidh- in Indo-European roots.
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