English syllables. 2014.

Игры ⚽ Нужен реферат?

Look at other dictionaries:

  • striddle — verb straddle …   Wiktionary

  • striddle — ˈstridəl verb Etymology: back formation from stridling 1. Scot & dialect England : straddle 2. Scot & dialect England : stride …   Useful english dictionary

  • straddle — verb 1》 sit or stand with one leg on either side of.     ↘archaic stand, walk, or sit with one s legs wide apart. 2》 extend across both sides of. 3》 N. Amer. maintain an equivocal position regarding (a political issue). 4》 fire shots or bombs at… …   English new terms dictionary

  • straddle — [c]/ˈstrædl / (say stradl) verb (straddled, straddling) –verb (i) 1. to walk, stand, or sit with the legs wide apart; stand or sit astride. 2. to stand wide apart, as the legs. –verb (t) 3. to walk, stand, or sit with one leg on each side of;… …  

  • stalk — [n] stem of plant axis, bent, helm, pedicel, pedicle, reed, shaft, spike, spire, support, trunk, twig, upright; concept 428 stalk [v] follow, creep up on ambush, approach, chase, drive, flush out, haunt, hunt, pace, pursue, shadow, striddle,… …   New thesaurus

  • stride — [v] walk purposefully clump, drill, march, pace, parade, pound, stalk, stamp, stomp, striddle, stump, traipse, tramp, tromp; concept 149 …   New thesaurus

  • straddle — v. & n. v. 1 tr. a sit or stand across (a thing) with the legs wide apart. b be situated across or on both sides of (the town straddles the border). 2 intr. a sit or stand in this way. b (of the legs) be wide apart. 3 tr. part (one s legs) widely …   Useful english dictionary

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”