What does the word riding mean?

  • ( of Bones) Displacement of the fragments of a bone, chiefly produced by the contraction of muscles, which occasions shortening of the limb; the fractured extremities riding over each other instead of being end to end.

Usage examples for riding

  1. Neither are you riding? – The Boy Slaves by Mayne Reid
  2. It seemed funny, too, because I knew that girl was out riding with Bibbs. – The Turmoil A Novel by Booth Tarkington
  3. And she would go riding every day in the Pincio. – Mortal Coils by Aldous Huxley
  4. Now, however, it was a question of walking, not riding. – A Dog with a Bad Name by Talbot Baines Reed
  5. The little girl was riding at a walk up the road. – The Little Shepherd of Kingdom Come by John Fox

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