ride

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ride

1. control and direct a horse while mounted on it.
2. lane cut through a wood.

ride work
to ride a horse for the purpose of training it for a race.
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The 45-rpm pressing has an ultra-silent background, bringing out every detail in every instrument--including the ride cymbal, I'm afraid.
Just hearing the sound of a drum kit in a room, the silver of the ride cymbal and the skin of a tom-tom.
Haynes' crackling ride cymbal and snare drum spark everyone, but especially Corea, who never sounds better than with Haynes as a trampoline for his own percussive piano attack and quick wit.