have a rough easy ride

have a rough/an easy ˈride | give sb a rough/an easy ˈride idiom
(informal) to experience/not experience difficulties when you are doing sth; to make things difficult/easy for sb

He will be given a rough ride at the party conference.

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  • have a an easy ride — have a rough/an easy ˈride | give sb a rough/an easy ˈride idiom (informal) to experience/not experience difficulties when you are doing sth; to make things difficult/easy for sb • He will be given a rough ride at the party conference. Main entry …   Useful english dictionary

  • give somebody a rough easy ride — have a rough/an easy ˈride | give sb a rough/an easy ˈride idiom (informal) to experience/not experience difficulties when you are doing sth; to make things difficult/easy for sb • He will be given a rough ride at the party conference. Main entry …   Useful english dictionary

  • give somebody a an easy ride — have a rough/an easy ˈride | give sb a rough/an easy ˈride idiom (informal) to experience/not experience difficulties when you are doing sth; to make things difficult/easy for sb • He will be given a rough ride at the party conference. Main entry …   Useful english dictionary

  • ride — ride1 W2S2 [raıd] v past tense rode [rəud US roud] past participle ridden [ˈrıdn] ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(animal)¦ 2¦(bicycle/motorbike)¦ 3¦(vehicle)¦ 4¦(in a lift)¦ 5¦(water/air)¦ 6 be riding high 7 let something ride …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • ride — ▪ I. ride ride 1 [raɪd] verb rode PASTTENSE [rəʊd ǁ roʊd] ridden PASTPART [ˈrɪdn] JOURNALISM 1. be riding high to be very successful or confident …   Financial and business terms

  • ride — ride1 [ raıd ] (past tense rode [ roud ] ; past participle rid|den [ rıdn ] ) verb *** ▸ 1 go by horse/bicycle etc. ▸ 2 travel in vehicle ▸ 3 criticize someone annoyingly ▸ 4 take part in race ▸ 5 float on water/in air ▸ + PHRASES 1. )… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • ride — I UK [raɪd] / US verb Word forms ride : present tense I/you/we/they ride he/she/it rides present participle riding past tense rode UK [rəʊd] / US [roʊd] past participle ridden UK [ˈrɪd(ə)n] / US *** 1) a) [intransitive/transitive] to sit on an… …   English dictionary

  • ride — verb (past rode; past participle ridden) 1》 sit on and control the movement of (a horse, bicycle, or motorcycle).     ↘(usu. ride in/on) travel in or on (a vehicle or horse).     ↘compete in (a race) on a horse, bicycle, or motorcycle.     ↘N.… …   English new terms dictionary

  • ride*/*/ — [raɪd] (past tense rode [rəʊd] ; past participle ridden [ˈrɪd(ə)n] ) verb I 1) [I/T] to sit on a bicycle, MOTORCYCLE, or an animal such as a horse and control it as it moves I learned to ride a bike when I was five.[/ex] Have you ever ridden on a …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • rough — 1 /rVf/ adjective 1 NOT SMOOTH having an uneven surface: Her hands were rough from hard work. | A rough track led to the farm. | rough grass opposite smooth 1 (1) 2 NOT EXACT not exact or not containing many details approximate: This is just a… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English


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