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straddle
British English: /ˈstrad(ə)l/
American English: /ˈstrædl/

Translation of straddle in Italian:

noun straddle jump

(Sport)

transitive verb

  • 1 (in position)
    (person)
    inforcare
    (bike)
    montare, cavalcare (horse)
    mettersi a cavalcioni di (chair, person)
    tenere i piedi ai due lati di (ditch, stream)
    he was straddling his bike
    stava inforcando la sua bicicletta
    he was straddling the ditch
    teneva i piedi ai due lati del fosso
  • 2 (in location)
    (bridge)
    scavalcare (road, river)
    (town, country)
    estendersi tra due (counties, continents)
    (village, town)
    essere attraversato da, essere ai due lati di (road, border)
  • 3 [figurative] (in debate)to straddle the line between two things
    tenere il piede in due staffe
    to straddle (both sides of) an issue [pejorative]
    non schierarsi o non avere una propria idea

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