climb on(to) (someone or something)

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climb on(to) (someone or something)

To mount someone or something. We can reach the cookies on that shelf if you climb on my back. I was nervous, but I climbed onto the horse nonetheless.
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climb on(to) something

 and climb on
to ascend to or mount something. I climbed onto the side of the truck. Tommy climbed on the truck.
See also: climb, on
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5 and climbed onto one of the domes that houses a reactor, while others entered the Cruas nuclear power site in southeastern France.
When they heard the foreman coming, Fred climbed onto one of the iron rafters, hooked his legs over and hung upside down.