remount

[v. ree-mount; n. ree-mount, ree-mount]
verb (used with object), verb (used without object)
1.
to mount again; reascend.
noun
2.
a fresh horse or supply of fresh horses.

Origin:
1325–75; Middle English remounten < Old French remonter. See re-, mount1

unremounted, adjective
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To remount
Collins
World English Dictionary
remount
 
vb
1.  to get on (a horse, bicycle, etc) again
2.  (tr) to mount (a picture, jewel, exhibit, etc) again
 
n
3.  a fresh horse, esp (formerly) to replace one killed or injured in battle

Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 10th Edition
2009 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009
Cite This Source
Example sentences
They built cabins and set up a cavalry remount station by the river.
The remount program focused its activities on acquiring sound, studbook-registered stallions and breeding them to select mares.
Well, it's a lot cheaper to remount a show than to create a new one.
Related Words
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature