Definition of joyrider in US English:



  • See joyride

    • ‘The joyriders will then have to pay up to £357 to retrieve their cars or motorcycles.’
    • ‘A 17-year-old German joyrider faces a legal plucking after provoking the death of 300 chickens by crashing a van, Reuters reports.’
    • ‘He says while the joyriders tried to hot-wire many of the pieces of construction equipment, they only managed to start one machine.’
    • ‘Medics treat the pedestrian injured after a joyrider lost control of a stolen car in North Bridge yesterday afternoon.’