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noun as in equestrian; commuter

noun as in amendment, clause

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Democrats are up in arms about several policy riders attached to the cromnibus.

That morning as he came to see us, he said he counted exactly two riders who looked identifiably Palestinian.

Bicycle riders are prudent to fear being clipped by a passing car.

“Whew, that guy,” says Jerry wearily, rising to go out front for his set with the New Riders.

Traffic, as anyone who has spent time in these cities easily notices, poses particular threats to riders and pedestrian alike.

It lit up every ridge and hollow for two or three seconds, and showed me four riders tearing up the slope at a high run.

As we stepped from behind the rock three riders came into sight on the opposite slope of Lost River.

"Five riders an' four extra hosses, if I ain't read the sign wrong," Piegan casually remarked.

The pack-horses, with no riders at their heels to guide them, had tangled each other in the connecting-rope and stopped.

But the riders whirled along towards Rai Bareilly, and in another quarter of an hour the night would be their best guardian.


On this page you'll find 22 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to riders, such as: passenger, driver, traveler, cowboy, straphanger, and gaucho.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.