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n. pl. Mount·ies Informal
A member of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police.


(ˈmaʊntɪ) or


n, pl Mounties
(Law) informal a member of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police
[nickname evolved from mounted]


or Moun•ty

(ˈmaʊn ti)

n., pl. -ties.
Informal. a member of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police.
[1885–90; mount (ed) + -ie]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Mountie - colloquial term for a member of the Royal Canadian Mounted PoliceMountie - colloquial term for a member of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police
Mounties, RCMP, Royal Canadian Mounted Police - the federal police force of Canada
police officer, policeman, officer - a member of a police force; "it was an accident, officer"
člen kanadské jízdní policie
bereden politimand
kanadai lovascsendõr
člen kanadskej jazdeckej polície
Kanada Federal Atlı Polisi


[ˈmaʊntɪ] N (Canada) → miembro m de la policía montada canadiense
the Mountiesla policía montada canadiense


(maunt) verb
1. to get or climb up (on or on to). He mounted the platform; She mounted (the horse) and rode off.
2. to rise in level. Prices are mounting steeply.
3. to put (a picture etc) into a frame, or stick it on to card etc.
4. to hang or put up on a stand, support etc. He mounted the tiger's head on the wall.
5. to organize. The army mounted an attack; to mount an exhibition.
1. a thing or animal that one rides, especially a horse.
2. a support or backing on which anything is placed for display. Would this picture look better on a red mount or a black one?
ˈmounted adjective
on horseback. mounted policemen.
ˈMountie (-ti) noun
a member of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police.
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