Definition of Climb on
1. Verb. Get up on the back of. "Mount a horse"
Generic synonyms: Move
Specialized synonyms: Remount
Antonyms: Hop Out
Derivative terms: Mount
Lexicographical Neighbors of Climb On
Literary usage of Climb on
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Dawn in Britain by Charles Montagu Doughty (1906)
"... leads stout mariners of his ships, Expert with ropes, and nimble of their feet, To climb on rocking masts: and those are wont To ..."
2. Appalachia by Appalachian Mountain Club (1884)
"A climb on Mt. Adams in Winter, with an illustration (Plate VI.) 314 Prof. Charles E. Fay. — Optical Illusions among the Mountains 323 Prof. ..."
3. Mazama: A Record of Mountaineering in the Pacific Northwest by Or Mazamas (Portland, Mazamas (Portland, Or.) (1907)
"A climb on Mt. Robson. By HH PROUTY. Mt. Robson, "Monarch of the Canadian ... It is presumed that Dr. Coleman tried to climb on the western side in 1908. ..."
4. God, His Prophets and His Children by M. R. Bawa Muhaiyaddeen (1978)
"I can climb on my own effort,'' immediately he will fall. ... When he says, "I, I will climb on my own," he loses his grip on the chain. ..."