Definitions for bestridebɪˈstraɪd
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hop on, mount, mount up, get on, jump on, climb on, bestride(verb)
get up on the back of
"mount a horse"
To be astride something, to sit on with legs on either side, especially to sit on a horse.
to stand or sit with anything between the legs, or with the legs astride; to stand over
to step over; to stride over or across; as, to bestride a threshold
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
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.
breedist, best ride
The numerical value of bestride in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of bestride in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1
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Our people don't want to be registered with Danish unions because the Danish collective agreement -- which has been such a success on world-leading Danish airlines like Cimber Air, Sterling, Maersk, all of whom bestride the aviation globe as international colossi -- would require us to cut their pay, our pay is higher than the Danish collective agreement, but we would have to then pay for things like their underwear -- they have an underwear allowance because that's what's in the Danish collective agreement -- and, frankly, our pilots and cabin crew would rather buy their own knickers as long as we pay them more money.
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