1: a lightweight horse kept for riding only [syn: saddle horse, riding horse]
2: the act of climbing something; "it was a difficult climb to the top" [syn: climb]
3: a land mass that projects well above its surroundings; higher than a hill [syn: mountain]
4: mounting consisting of a piece of metal (as in a ring or other jewelry) that holds a gem in place; "the diamond was in a plain gold mount" [syn: setting]
5: something forming a back that is added for strengthening [syn: backing]
1: attach to a support; "They mounted the aerator on a floating"
2: go up or advance; "Sales were climbing after prices were lowered" [syn: wax, climb, rise] [ant: wane]
3: fix onto a backing, setting, or support; "mount slides for macroscopic analysis"
4: put up or launch; "mount a campaign against pronography"
5: get on the back of; "mount a horse" [syn: hop on, mount up, get on, jump on, climb on, bestride] [ant: hop out]
6: go upward with gradual or continuous progress; "Did you ever climb up the hill behind your house?" [syn: climb, climb up, go up]
7: prepare and supply with the necessary equipment for execution or performance; "mount a theater production"; "mount an attack"; "mount a play" [syn: put on]
8: copulate with; "The bull was riding the cow" [syn: ride]
Adjacent words: moulting | mound | mound bird | Mound Builder | mound over | mound-bird | mounded over | mount | Mount Adams | Mount Ararat | Mount Asama | Mount Athos | Mount Bartle Frere | Mount Carmel | Mount Cook lily | Mount Elbert