see: hellbent for leather
- Ride high
Enjoy success, as in He’s been riding high ever since they made him vice-president. The high here alludes to both elevated and elated status. [ First half of 1800s ]
adjective 1. laughing; smiling; cheerful. adjective 1. (rare) laughing, smiling, or gay
noun 1. a person who rides a horse or other animal, a bicycle, etc. 2. something that rides. 3. an additional clause, usually unrelated to the main body, attached to a legislative bill in passing it. 4. an addition or amendment to a document, testament, etc. 5. any object or device that straddles, is mounted […]
adjective 1. braced or reinforced with riders, as a snake fence.