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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

References in classic literature ?
So with another effort he strode through the quadrangle, and into the School-house offices.
He was splendidly muscled, a heavy man, and though he strode with the certitude and directness of the physical man, there was nothing heavy about his stride.
Well, of all the--" he ejaculated again, as he turned and strode on as before.
No sooner did he set eyes on the stranger, than, leaping on his feet, and seizing his walking stick, he strode a mile or two to meet him; all the while brandishing the sturdy pine tree, so that it whistled through the air.
When they had thus armed, each amid his own people, they strode fierce of aspect into the open space, and both Trojans and Achaeans were struck with awe as they beheld them.