mount

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Pronunciation[change]

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Verb[change]

Plain form
mount

Third-person singular
mounts

Past tense
mounted

Past participle
mounted

Present participle
mounting

  1. If you mount something you get on to it.
    They mounted their horses and rode off.
  2. If you mount something you attach it to something else.
    I need someone to mount this diamond on a ring.
  3. to put a theatrical work on the stage
    The show was mounted in Montreal and New York.

Related words[change]

Noun[change]

Singular
mount

Plural
mounts

  1. (countable) Mount is another word for mountain. This may be shortened to "Mt." to name a mountain.
    Jesus gave us the Sermon on the Mount.
    We were all worried when Mount Saint Helens exploded.
  2. (countable) A mount is an animal you ride, often a horse.
    The policemen sat on his mount watching the park.