stride for stride

Definition of stride for stride

  1. :  at the same pace As he ran down the field, the defender kept up with him stride for stride. —sometimes used figuratively The company has matched its competitors stride for stride.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to stand astride

    :  to move with or as if with long steps

    :  to take a very long step

  1. :  a cycle of locomotor movements (as of a horse) completed when the feet regain the initial relative positions

    :  the distance traversed in a stride

    :  a long step

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a trip made at another's expense

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