Definitions for stridestraɪd; ˈstrɪd n

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. pace, stride, tread(noun)

    a step in walking or running

  2. footstep, pace, step, stride(noun)

    the distance covered by a step

    "he stepped off ten paces from the old tree and began to dig"

  3. stride(verb)

    significant progress (especially in the phrase "make strides")

    "they made big strides in productivity"

  4. stride(verb)

    walk with long steps

    "He strode confidently across the hall"

  5. stride(verb)

    cover or traverse by taking long steps

    "She strode several miles towards the woods"

Wiktionary

  1. stride(Noun)

    A long step.

  2. stride(Noun)

    The number of memory locations between successive elements in an array, pixels in a bitmap, etc.

  3. stride(Verb)

    To walk with long steps.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Stride(verb)

    to walk with long steps, especially in a measured or pompous manner

  2. Stride(verb)

    to stand with the legs wide apart; to straddle

  3. Stride(verb)

    to pass over at a step; to step over

  4. Stride(verb)

    to straddle; to bestride

  5. Stride(noun)

    the act of stridding; a long step; the space measured by a long step; as, a masculine stride

  6. 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.]

Freebase

  1. Stride

    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.

British National Corpus

  1. Verbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'stride' in Verbs Frequency: #1026

Anagrams of stride »

  1. drites

  2. direst

  3. driest

  4. ridest


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