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Synonyms for stride

step

take something in your stride

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Synonyms for stride

to walk with long steps, especially in a vigorous manner

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to sit or stand with a leg on each side of

Synonyms for stride

a step in walking or running

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the distance covered by a step

significant progress (especially in the phrase "make strides")

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walk with long steps

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cover or traverse by taking long steps

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She never broke stride, even when fiddling around with her only source for backup music: a glitchy laptop churning out freaky, funky homemade beats.
Kauto Star hardly broke stride and stormed home by eight lengths from Exotic Dancer with Racing Demon one-and-a-quarter lengths back in third to set up the prospect of a pounds 1m plus pay day in March - instigated by last months Haydock win.
Amazingly, the buck never broke stride, and he continued right by me.
The youngster hardly broke stride in netting his first FA Cup goal.
They walked briskly to the Exhibition Hall, took flyers from us, but never broke stride.
When Belanger went down with a wrist injury last January, Chartrand stepped into the center spot and the line never broke stride.
When Brown finally broke stride, whether to rock across the stage in an unexpected worm borrowed from break-dance or to strap on in-line skates for a final silent glide as the lights faded, it was as if this starman had returned to earth--and the effect was of exquisite surprise.