come along for the ride


come along for the ride
come/go along for the ride to join in an activity without playing an important part in it.

My husband is speaking at the dinner and I'm just going along for the ride.


New idioms dictionary. 2014.

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  • along for the ride — involved only for the enjoyment of it. My husband is speaking at the dinner and I m just along for the ride. Usage notes: often used with go or come: The city council was happy to go along for the ride and do nothing when times were good …   New idioms dictionary

  • go along for the ride — come/go along for the ride to join in an activity without playing an important part in it. My husband is speaking at the dinner and I m just going along for the ride …   New idioms dictionary

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  • come for the ride — be/come/go along/for the ride informal phrase to take part in an activity that other people are doing although you are not really interested in it The guys all went to a football match, and I went along for the ride. Thesaurus: to take part, or… …   Useful english dictionary

  • be for the ride — be/come/go along/for the ride informal phrase to take part in an activity that other people are doing although you are not really interested in it The guys all went to a football match, and I went along for the ride. Thesaurus: to take part, or… …   Useful english dictionary

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