Complete Definition of "astride"

English

Adverb
en-adv|-

#With oneâs legs on either side.
#:The men ride their horses astride.

Translations
trans-top|with oneâs legs on either side
Finnish: hajareisin
French: a califourchon
German: rittlings
trans-mid
trans-bottom

Preposition
en-prep

  1. With oneâs legs on either side of.

#:The boy sat astride his fatherâs knee.

Synonyms
astraddle

Category:English prepositions

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