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    mount - Dictionary definition and meaning for word mount

    Definition
    (noun) a lightweight horse kept for riding only
    Synonyms : riding horse , saddle horse
    Definition
    (noun) the act of climbing something
    Synonyms : climb
    Example Sentence
    • it was a difficult climb to the top
    Definition
    (noun) a land mass that projects well above its surroundings; higher than a hill
    Synonyms : mountain
    Definition
    (noun) a mounting consisting of a piece of metal (as in a ring or other jewelry) that holds a gem in place
    Synonyms : setting
    Example Sentence
    • the diamond was in a plain gold mount
    Definition
    (noun) something forming a back that is added for strengthening
    Synonyms : backing
    Definition
    (verb) attach to a support
    Example Sentence
    • They mounted the aerator on a floating
    Definition
    (verb) go up or advance
    Synonyms : climb , rise , wax
    Example Sentence
    • Sales were climbing after prices were lowered
    Definition
    (verb) fix onto a backing, setting, or support
    Example Sentence
    • mount slides for macroscopic analysis
    Definition
    (verb) put up or launch
    Example Sentence
    • mount a campaign against pornography
    Definition
    (verb) get up on the back of
    Example Sentence
    • mount a horse
    Definition
    (verb) go upward with gradual or continuous progress
    Synonyms : climb , climb up , go up
    Example Sentence
    • Did you ever climb up the hill behind your house?
    Definition
    (verb) prepare and supply with the necessary equipment for execution or performance
    Synonyms : put on
    Example Sentence
    • mount a theater production
    • mount an attack
    • mount a play
    Definition
    (verb) copulate with
    Synonyms : ride
    Example Sentence
    • The bull was riding the cow
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