pace, stride, tread(noun)
a step in walking or running
footstep, pace, step, stride(noun)
the distance covered by a step
"he stepped off ten paces from the old tree and began to dig"
significant progress (especially in the phrase "make strides")
"they made big strides in productivity"
walk with long steps
"He strode confidently across the hall"
cover or traverse by taking long steps
"She strode several miles towards the woods"
A long step.
The number of memory locations between successive elements in an array, pixels in a bitmap, etc.
To walk with long steps.
to walk with long steps, especially in a measured or pompous manner
to stand with the legs wide apart; to straddle
to pass over at a step; to step over
to straddle; to bestride
the act of stridding; a long step; the space measured by a long step; as, a masculine stride
Origin: [AS. strdan to stride, to strive; akin to LG. striden, OFries. strda to strive, D. strijden to strive, to contend, G. streiten, OHG. strtan; of uncertain origin. Cf. Straddle.]
Stride is American progressive metal band that formed in Houston in 1996. They currently have three releases including the 2003 album Bah Humbug which is an album of Christmas songs. Stride also played in the ProgPower USA VI music festival.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
strīd, v.i. to walk with long steps: to straddle.—v.t. to pass over at a step: to bestride, ride upon:—pa.t. strōde (obs. strid); pa.p. strid′den.—n. a long step, the space passed over in such. [A.S. strídan, to stride; Ger. streiten, strive.]
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British National Corpus
Rank popularity for the word 'stride' in Verbs Frequency: #1026
The numerical value of stride in Chaldean Numerology is: 1
The numerical value of stride in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
A President is best judged by the enemies he makes when he has really hit his stride.
I have harnessed the shadows that stride from world to world to sow death and madness...
As it is with travel, we just have to take everything with stride, and you know there's no controlling these situations. You just have to see what happens.
It certainly helped the materials space on the Aussie market, but all in all the market has taken the data in its stride, which in my view is a little bit disappointing.
After four years of rocky recovery the U.S. economy is now hitting its stride ... and growth should remain good next year, with lower gasoline prices a big plus for consumers.
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