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bestride

verb

Synonyms & Antonyms of bestride

to sit or ride with your legs on either side of (something)
  • The dog liked to bestride the back of the sofa, and it was soon in tatters.

Synonyms & Near Synonyms for bestride

  • set
  • [chiefly dialect]

Antonyms & Near Antonyms for bestride

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The first known use of bestride was before the 12th century

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“Bestride.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/bestride. Accessed 24 Jan. 2022.

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