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Synonyms for straddle

sit astride

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span

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cover

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Synonyms for straddle

to sit or stand with a leg on each side of

to sit or lie with the limbs spread out awkwardly

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a noncommittal or equivocal position

a gymnastic exercise performed with a leg on either side of the parallel bars

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the act of sitting or standing astride

the option to buy or sell a given stock (or stock index or commodity future) at a given price before a given date

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sit or stand astride of

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range or extend over

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25) Acting in his role as a straddler, the mayor contributed an additional $50,000 from his mayoral campaign fund (Wilson, 2003).
Instead, inquiring minds sought insight on Love's thoughts about his position as a fence straddler in the race to secure a spot on the Ryder Cup team.
In such a case, the options are not exercised by the long side, and the short straddler is ensured to retain the option premiums.
Among the five authors just mentioned, we find one consistent exclusivist, John Vile; one consistent nonexclusivist, Akhil Amar; and one straddler between procedural nonexclusivism and substantive exclusivism, Bruce Ackerman.
In his assignment of a disengendered pronoun to the narrator, the narrator becomes a straddler perhaps interested in the monument and in the house.
Benjamin Matthews, who cloned the other straddler, BLT65, says it makes an enzyme, aspartokinase-homoserine dehydrogenase, important in producing the amino acids lysine, threonine, and methionine.