Definitions for bestridebɪˈstraɪd

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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

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  1. breedist, best ride

  2. Breedist

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