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Etymology 1

Noun

Singular
mount

Plural
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mount ({{{1}}})
  1. A mountain, as in Mount Everest
  2. An animal, usually a horse, used to ride on, unlike a draught horse
    The rider climbed onto his mount.
  3. The number of riders in a cavalry unit or division
    The General said he has 2,000 mounts.
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Etymology 2

Middle English from Old French, compare French monter

Verb

Infinitive
to mount

Third person singular
-

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
-

to mount (third-person singular simple present -, present participle -, simple past and past participle -)
  1. To go up; climb; ascend: to mount stairs.
    The rider mounted his horse.
  2. To attach an object to a support, as to mount a mailbox on a post
  3. (computing) To attach a drive or device to the directory structure in order to make it available to the operating system.
  4. To get on top of an animal to mate.
  5. (slang) to have sexual intercourse with someone, something.
  6. To begin a military assault
    The General gave the order to mount the attack.
Translations

Luxembourgish

Noun

mount

  1. month

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