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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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THE Lord Chief Justice rode roughshod over the wishes of TWO Home Secretaries by ruling that the killers of James Bulger should be freed.
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These four Los Angeles Community College District board members rode roughshod over taxpayers, ignored community outrage, bypassed the democratic process and voted Wednesday to raise property tax bills for the typical single-family home by $12 a year through a special assessment district.