Translation of "stride" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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uk /straɪd/ us /straɪd/

stride noun (DEVELOPMENT)

[ C ] an important positive development

The West made impressive strides in improving energy efficiency after the huge rises in oil prices during the 70s. 20世紀70年代石油價格大幅上漲之後,西方國家在提高能源使用效率方面有了顯著進步。
The group has made strides to expand internationally. 這個集團在拓展國際市場方面獲得很大的進展。

stride noun (STEP)

[ C ] a long step when walking or running

She attributes her record-breaking speed to the length of her stride. 她認為她的速度之所以能打破紀錄是因為步幅大。

stride noun (CLOTHES)

strides [ plural ] Australian English informal


a new pair of strides 一條新褲子

strideverb [ I usually + adv/prep ]

uk /straɪd/ us /straɪd/ strode, stridden

to walk somewhere quickly with long steps

She strode purposefully up to the desk and demanded to speak to the manager. 她果斷地大步走到桌前,要求跟經理說話。
He strode across/into/out of the room. 他大步走過/進/出房間。

(Translation of “stride” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)