mount

  1. a land mass that projects well above its surroundings; higher than a hill

    Synonyms : mountain
    Type Of : natural elevation, elevation
  2. go upward with gradual or continuous progress

    Synonyms : climb, climb up, go up
    Type Of : move up, lift, rise, arise, come up, uprise, go up
  3. copulate with

    Synonyms : ride
    Type Of : mate, copulate, couple, pair
  4. go up or advance

    Synonyms : climb, rise, wax
    Type Of : increase
  5. the act of climbing something

    Synonyms : climb
    Type Of : ascending, rise, ascent, ascension
  6. get up on the back of

    Synonyms : bestride, climb on, get on, hop on, jump on, mount up
    Type Of : move
    Examples :
    • mount a horse
  7. something forming a back that is added for strengthening

    Synonyms : backing
    Type Of : bed, reinforcement, strengthener, layer
  8. a lightweight horse kept for riding only

    Synonyms : riding horse, saddle horse
    Type Of : equus caballus, horse
  9. prepare and supply with the necessary equipment for execution or performance

    Synonyms : put on
    Type Of : machinate, devise, get up, organise, organize, prepare
    Examples :
    • mount a theater production
    • mount an attack
    • mount a play
  10. a mounting consisting of a piece of metal (as in a ring or other jewelry) that holds a gem in place

    Synonyms : setting
    Type Of : mounting
    Examples :
    • the diamond was in a plain gold mount
  11. attach to a support

    Type Of : attach
    Examples :
    • They mounted the aerator on a floating
  12. fix onto a backing, setting, or support

    Type Of : ready, fix, set, gear up, prepare, set up
    Examples :
    • mount slides for macroscopic analysis
  13. put up or launch

    Type Of : pioneer, initiate
    Examples :
    • mount a campaign against pornography