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come along for the ride

To accompany one to an event or activity without being significantly involved in it. Oh, I'm just coming along for the ride with the rest of the department—I'm not presenting at the conference or anything.
See also: come, ride
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The vinegar that comes along for the ride in salad dressing also helps you feel full,' wrote Vaccariello.
Kevin Smith, of Clerks fame, comes along for the ride to offer his celebrity talents to the plot.
Australian ex-pat Clare, banished at three for her immunity to Australia's mysterious ability to kill Creationist gifts, comes along for the ride.
Tom, 57, is a Villa fanatic who watches his beloved claret and blues all over the world - and June, 54, gets so much pleasure from Tom's enjoyment she comes along for the ride, too.
And where as long as he's winning, everyone is OK with the arrangement, no matter what else comes along for the ride.
Enthusiastic and ambitious company junior, Ralph (Green), comes along for the ride.
But not much will top partying with Kid Rock u especially when your mother comes along for the ride.
If you're a coffee ice cream fan, keep in mind that caffeine comes along for the ride.
And when they embark on a journey to find Penny, hyperactive hamster Rhino (Mark Walton) - Bolt's No 1 fan - comes along for the ride.
And dad Billy Ray also comes along for the ride, playing her screen father.
But morn comes along for the ride, leading to a gradual rapprochement and the revelation of a secret.
American actor Willem Dafoe comes along for the ride as a pretentious director whose film is being shown at the Cannes Film Festival.
Compared with a conventional four-speed step-gear transmission it is claimed to provide a 6 to 8% fuel efficiency improvement, essentially because there is no torque converter slippage as is common with automatics, ABS comes along for the ride with the CVT2.
A SIZING GAUGE COMES ALONG FOR THE RIDE TO HELP YOU DECIDE WHICH O-RING YOU NEED.
Shipping repair supervisor Karl Kerry is their captain while Richard Searle takes the controls and former banger car racer Riley Curtis comes along for the ride.