verb (used without object), strode [strohd], /stroʊd/, strid·den [strid-n], /ˈstrɪd n/, strid·ing.
verb (used with object), strode [strohd], /stroʊd/, strid·den [strid-n], /ˈstrɪd n/, strid·ing.
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Idioms for stride
- to achieve a regular or steady pace or course.
- to reach the point or level at which one functions most competently and consistently: The quarterback didn't hit his stride until the second half of the game.
Origin of stride
OTHER WORDS FROM stridestrider, nounstrid·ing·ly, adverboutstride, verb (used with object), out·strode, out·strid·den, out·strid·ing.
Example sentences from the Web for stride
This is a lesson plenty of newer franchises have failed to learn, to their ultimate detriment, but that many others have also taken in stride.Supernatural’s bonkers series finale marked the end of an era of fandom|Aja Romano|November 20, 2020|Vox
Schroepfer said the company had made big strides in “similarity matching”—which tries to determine if a new piece of content is broadly similar to another one that has already been removed for violating Facebook’s policies.Facebook’s A.I. is getting better at finding malicious content—but it won’t solve the company’s problems|Jeremy Kahn|November 19, 2020|Fortune
Ayton already made strides on that end during his second season — especially in the bubble — and now has the look of a player who should be average or better on defense for most of his career.Chris Paul Helped Blake Griffin Shine. Can He Do The Same For Deandre Ayton?|Jared Dubin|November 18, 2020|FiveThirtyEight
The GOP made strides this year, but it still has a lot of catching up to do.How A Record Number Of Republican Women Will — And Won’t — Change Congress|Meredith Conroy|November 16, 2020|FiveThirtyEight
Commercial companies such as Elon Musk’s SpaceX and Jeff Bezos’s Blue Origin are making strides, opening what many think is a new era in human spaceflight.During a year of tumult, space has been a rare bright spot. SpaceX and NASA hope to keep it that way.|Christian Davenport|November 11, 2020|Washington Post
“This is kind of a new chapter being written about how it is being done,” said Strider.
“I think Democrats to this day tend to have Swift Boaters right over our shoulder,” said Strider.
Viggo Mortensen doesn't fit my own mental image of Strider, but soon won me over all the same.
British Dictionary definitions for stride
verb strides, striding, strode or stridden
Derived forms of stridestrider, noun
Word Origin for stride
Idioms and Phrases with stride
see hit one's stride; make great strides; take in stride.