from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. on horseback
- v. Simple past tense and past participle of mount.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Seated or serving on horseback or similarly
- adj. Placed on a suitable support, or fixed in a setting
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Raised; especially, set on horseback: as, mounted police; specifically, in heraldry, raised upon two or more steps, generally three: said especially of a cross.
- Elevated; set up.
- Furnished; supplied with all necessary accessories.
- In organ-building, said of a pipe or a stop which is set up away from the general wind-chest to which it belongs, usually as a part of the display-pipes: as, a mounted diapason.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. decorated with applied ornamentation; often used in combination
- adj. assembled for use; especially by being attached to a support
Sorry, no etymologies found.
Then follow a long cavalcade of peasants, mounted on mules or asses -- _mounted_ of a truth, for they sit on a high wooden saddle, their arms folded under their long brown cloaks, and a black pointed hat upon their heads.
I'm Bonnie, and this is my CVS,'' she says, just before we see her name mounted above the store's entrance.
The scope I mounted is one of the new Bushnell Elite 6500s in 4. 5X-30X with mil dots.
One in mounted on a 30-06 and the other on a 338 Win Mag
Star Wars ROTJ collectible stickers in mounted plaques
In addition to courting retailers and soundtrack supervisors, her record label mounted an aggressive online marketing campaign that it dubbed "21 Days of Adele."
"Part of last week's washin 'mounted up, me bein' away to get you," he explained.
One nearly got away Thursday, but on the last dive Chen Ruolin mounted a comeback of her own.
In regard to foreign policy, Stalin mounted a vicious propaganda war against the National Socialists in Germany and stunned the world in August 1939 by announcing the Soviet-German Non-Aggression Pact.
He may only grab onto the mare's mane for support and must remain mounted until the animal comes to a stop.
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