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a path specially made for riding on horseback



a narrow lane cut through a forest. Rides are made to designate the boundaries of compartments or to serve construction purposes (the laying of power lines and conduits). Rides divide a forest into economic units for exploitation, registration, economic planning and organization, control of forest fires, and transport of timber. A ride is usually 4–8 m wide. Rides established for fire-fighting purposes (sometimes called fire roads in the U. S.) may be as wide as 20 m.

What does it mean when you dream about riding?

Riding in a dream—be it in a car, train, ship—may indicate that the dreamer is seeking a destination. Alternatively, it may reveal that the dreamer is in a relationship or other situation that he or she feels is going nowhere, and it may require that they “ride it out” for awhile.

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We do not wish to see a development that fails to make best use of the site and which rides roughshod over its conservation area context with an 'anywhere' scheme fit only for the Team Valley," the society said.
Except we have a council that is not listening to the people of Cardiff, and rides roughshod over them.
Neighborhood councils in the San Fernando Valley and across the city have taken up this cause as well, recognizing how the Planning Department rides roughshod over their interests.