dismount dismount

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the act of dismounting (a horse or bike etc.)
  2. (v) alight from (a horse)

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Usage(s):

  1. Street vendors dismount a police truck after being searched earlier for drugs and weapons.
  2. Street vendors dismount a police truck after being searched earlier for drugs and weapons.
  3. A few curious Frenchmen left the tables to watch the helmeted soldiers dismount.

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  1. "I wanted to make my dismount so bad," Liukin said. "I've been doing it so well in training. I think I just pulled so hard and I overrotated."
    on Aug 10, 2008 By: Nastia Liukin Source: USA Today

  2. "I don't think we're fully at that level where we can go out and feel great at the end of the routine yet," Morgan said. "If I make my dismount, my score goes up maybe a point, point and a half. The rest was fine. It just kills when you miss...
    on Aug 15, 2007 By: Morgan Hamm Source: San Jose Mercury News

  3. Sir Winston Churchill said, "Dictators ride to and fro upon tigers which they dare not dismount. And the tigers are getting hungry."
    on Nov 18, 2007 By: Winston Churchill Source: The News - International

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