Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Rider"

The meaning of "Rider" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does They watched the riders gallop past. mean?
A: The horses ran quickly by them.
Q: What does some riders ...?? mean?
A: From the context of this sentence "Some riders have gathered in the street," it sounds like they are describing people who ride ?bicycles and are now standing together in the street.
Q: What does easy rider mean?
A: It's the name of a movie! And it also looks like it meant "freeloader" in the past.

Synonyms of "Rider" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between riders and drivers ?
A: Drivers usually operate land vehicles with 4 wheels, like a car or a bus.

Riders are either people who are in a vehicle and not operating it (like a passenger) or someone driving a motorcycle, bicycle, or similar vehicle.

"I can't drive a car, but I can ride a motorcycle."

Some people don't see a difference and would say that you drive a motorcycle, but I would consider riding to be something you do when you sit down on something that requires some balance (motorcycle, bicycle, even a horse).
Q: What is the difference between rider and horsewoman ?
A: Rider can refer to several things:-
Bicycle/ bus / tram / horse / train
Horsewoman - specifically horse riding

Translations of "Rider"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? Can rider mean driver?
A: It’s wrong
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? rider
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Q: How do you say this in English (US)? riders
A: Riders:
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? rider
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Other questions about "Rider"

Q: What does "What's on your rider?" mean?



A : What's on your rider?

B: We're totally healthy. Our rider has tuna fish on it and we always have good wheat bread.


A: yes. I did further reading and it could mean other accommodations as well. Here’s an article with crazy riders requested by famous people in the past.

Johnny Cash needed an American flag, in full view of every audience member.

Britney Spears’ weirdest requests were McDonalds hamburgers (without the buns) and a framed photo of Princess Diana.

Eminem asked for a wooden pond to be constructed in his backstage area and filled with koi carp.

These are all very over the top crazy. I think most performers are more realistic. At least I hope.
Q: I'm not sure that I can wear a riders jacket that I bought at ZARA two years ago.
does this sound natural?
A: You can also say “I’m not sure if I can wear my riders jacket that I bought at Zara a couple of years ago”
Q: It seems that they apologised to their riders for not putting on short music rather than making the train leave 20 seconds early, because they always put on them instead of making bells ring just before they make trains leave. does this sound natural?
A: The first part is good but I do not understand "...because they always put on them instead of making bells ring just before they make trains leave."
Q: I plucked out riders jacket that I put away last winter. does this sound natural?
A: "dug out A riders jacket" sounds a little more natural than "plucked out" . "that I HAD put away/I'd"
Q: Did I say 'rider' first and then 'writer' or vice versa?
A: They both sound like rider to me. Although the pronunciation of the two words is close, writer has more of a "t" sound. The tongue is placed indifferent positions in the pronunciations of the words making them slightly different.

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