- a pleasure ride in an automobile, especially when the vehicle is driven recklessly or used without the owner’s permission.
- a brief, emotionally exciting interlude.
verb (used without object), joy·rode, joy·rid·den, joy·rid·ing.
- to go on a joyride.
- a ride taken for pleasure in a car, esp in a stolen car driven recklessly
verb joy-ride -rides, -riding, -rode or -ridden
- (intr) to take such a ride