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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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You get invites for a couple of weeks then you ride the bench for two weeks.
From the first day of practice, when she blocked Folkl, Detmer knew she wasn't going to ride the bench all season.
Alex," played by Darin Brooks ("Big Bounce") is a talented quarterback, content to ride the bench while partying with his best friend "Sammy," played by Romano, who aspires to be the school's mascot.