Legal Definition and Related Resources of Rider

Meaning of Rider

An additional or inserted clause to a legal document. An additional clause attached to and forming part of an insurance policy.

Rider Alternative Definition

A schedule or small piece of paper or parchment added to some part of the record; as, when on the reading of a bill in the legislature a new clause is added, this is tacked to the bill on a separate piece of paper, and is called a rider.

What does Rider mean?

An attachment, amendment or endorsement to an insurance policy

Synonyms of Rider


  • accompaniment
  • addendum
  • additament
  • addition
  • additional clause
  • adjunct
  • affix
  • amendment
  • appendage
  • appendant
  • appendix
  • appurtenance
  • attachment
  • augmentation
  • complement
  • continuation
  • endorsement
  • extension
  • insertion
  • postscript
  • subjunction
  • subscript
  • supplement
  • Associated Concepts: codicil
  • rider to a contract

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Rider in Historical Law

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Rider in the context of Real Property

See: Addendum in this legal Dictionary.

Rider in the context of Real Property

See: Addendum in this legal Dictionary.



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