remount

[ verb ree-mount; noun ree-mount, ree-mount ]
/ verb riˈmaʊnt; noun ˈriˌmaʊnt, riˈmaʊnt /

verb (used with or without object)

to mount again; reascend.

noun

a fresh horse or supply of fresh horses.

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Origin of remount

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

OTHER WORDS FROM remount

un·re·mount·ed, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for remount

remount

verb (riːˈmaʊnt)

to get on (a horse, bicycle, etc) again
(tr) to mount (a picture, jewel, exhibit, etc) again

noun (ˈriːˌmaʊnt)

a fresh horse, esp (formerly) to replace one killed or injured in battle
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