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  1. braced or reinforced with riders, as a snake fence.
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Origin of ridered

First recorded in 1825–35; rider + -ed3
Related formsun·rid·ered, adjective
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Examples from the Web for ridered

Historical Examples

  • It was staked and ridered and its zig-zags were crowded with brambles and wild-plum.

    The Cavalier

    George Washington Cable

  • The corn that Dorinda had ploughed on the steep slope was high, and waved above the staked and ridered fence.

  • When you've a ten-rail staked and ridered fence in front of you, a rail more or less doesn't signify much.

    The Master of Warlock

    George Cary Eggleston

  • The road was enclosed by an old-time staked and ridered fence, of the "worm" pattern.