Etymology

1. astride

adverb. ['əˈstraɪd'] with one leg on each side.

Etymology

  • a- (English)
  • a- (Anglo-Norman)
  • stride (English)
  • stridan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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Rhymes with Astride

  • oversupplied
  • subdivide
  • nationwide
  • misapplied
  • europewide
  • worldwide
  • westside
  • stateside
  • mcbryde
  • mcbride
  • malahide
  • macbride
  • complied
  • coincide
  • alongside
  • untried
  • supplied
  • subside
  • retried
  • replied
  • provide
  • preside
  • pool-side
  • misguide
  • liquide
  • implied
  • decried
  • confide
  • upside
  • untied

Sentences with astride


1. Preposition or subordinating conjunction
The idea of cruising down the highway, wind in the hair, astride a motorcycle appeals to many.

2. Adverb
When you use a bidet, you sit on it with your legs astride, facing the faucet.

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