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astridepreposition

uk   us   /əˈstraɪd/
with a leg on each side of something: She sat proudly astride her new motorbike.figurative The town lies astride (= on either side of) the River Havel.

astrideadverb

uk   us   /əˈstraɪd/
with legs wide apart: He stood there, legs astride.
Translations of “astride”
in Vietnamese xoạc chân…
in Spanish a horcajadas, a carramanchones…
in Thai คร่อม…
in Malaysian bercelapak…
in French à califourchon…
in German rittlings…
in Chinese (Traditional) 跨(或騎)在…上…
in Indonesian duduk mengangkang…
in Russian верхом…
in Turkish bacakları iki yana açık olarak…
in Chinese (Simplified) 跨(或骑)在…上…
in Polish okrakiem na lub nad…
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