What does bestride mean?

Definitions for bestridebɪˈstraɪd

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word bestride.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. hop on, mount, mount up, get on, jump on, climb on, bestride(verb)

    get up on the back of

    "mount a horse"


  1. bestride(Verb)

    To be astride something, to sit on with legs on either side, especially to sit on a horse.

  2. bestride(Verb)

    To dominate

Webster Dictionary

  1. Bestride(verb)

    to stand or sit with anything between the legs, or with the legs astride; to stand over

  2. Bestride(verb)

    to step over; to stride over or across; as, to bestride a threshold

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Bestride

    be-strīd′, v.t. to stride over: to sit or stand across: to defend, protect, from the sense of standing over a fallen man to defend him:—pa.t. bestrid′, bestrōde′; pa.p. bestrid′, bestrid′den.

Anagrams for bestride »

  1. breedist, best ride

  2. Breedist


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of bestride in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of bestride in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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