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match someone stride for stride

Definition of match someone stride for stride in English:

Manage to keep up with a competitor: bargain basement Newry matched their high price rivals stride for stride
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  • However, it might not be too long before City are not just clinging to the coattails of their Premiership neighbours but matching them stride for stride - if only in the fitness stakes.
  • He matches you stride for stride, and he is running very well right now.
  • Playing with the breeze, Glenmanor matched Drumlea stride for stride in the first-half, after which the sides were on level terms.
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