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Definition of dismount verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

dismount

 verb
verb
BrE BrE//dɪsˈmaʊnt//
 
; NAmE NAmE//dɪsˈmaʊnt//
 
Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they dismount
BrE BrE//dɪsˈmaʊnt//
 
; NAmE NAmE//dɪsˈmaʊnt//
 
he / she / it dismounts
BrE BrE//dɪsˈmaʊnts//
 
; NAmE NAmE//dɪsˈmaʊnts//
 
past simple dismounted
BrE BrE//dɪsˈmaʊntɪd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//dɪsˈmaʊntɪd//
 
past participle dismounted
BrE BrE//dɪsˈmaʊntɪd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//dɪsˈmaʊntɪd//
 
-ing form dismounting
BrE BrE//dɪsˈmaʊntɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//dɪsˈmaʊntɪŋ//
 
Equine sports
 
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[intransitive] dismount (from something) (formal) to get off a horse, bicycle or motorcycle She brought her horse to a halt and dismounted. The cyclists were made to dismount and show their documents. opposite mount Wordfinderback-pedal, cycling, dismount, handlebar, pedal, ride, saddle, speed, tandem, velodrome See related entries: Equine sports Word Origin mid 16th cent.: from dis- + mount ‘ get up on something’, probably on the pattern of Old French desmonter, medieval Latin dismontare.
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