There are 2 translations of stride in Spanish:

stride1

Pronunciation: /straɪd/

vi (past strode past p, stridden /ˈstrɪdn/ (+ adv compl))

  • he strode up and down the platform iba y venía por el andén dando grandes zancadas he came striding down the stairs bajó las escaleras a zancadas he strode away/off angrily se fue furioso, dando grandes zancadas she strode purposefully into the room entró con aire resuelto en la habitación
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    • Will just gave me a look of such utter wrath and betrayal that I took an involuntary step backwards as he strode towards me.
    • I turned to find Mrs. Abernathy striding down the steps toward us, looking and sounding harassed and more than a little stressed.
    • I strode confidently towards it, until I realised that my steep drive now resembled an ice rink.

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Word of the day veloz
adj
fast …
Cultural fact of the day

Sanfermines (The festival of San Fermín) is from 6th-14th July and el encierro (the 'running of the bulls'), takes place in Pamplona in northern Spain. The animals are released into the barricaded streets and people run in front of them, in honor of the town´s patron saint, San Fermín, who was put to death by being dragged by bulls.

There are 2 translations of stride in Spanish:

stride2

n

  • 1.1 (long step) zancada (f), tranco (m) in one o a single stride de una zancada to make (great) strides hacer* (grandes) progresos she's been making great strides toward recovery se recupera a pasos agigantados
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    • Then with a couple of strides of that long gait of his, he had made room in behind McKenna and had only one thing in mind.
    • Consider him: at slow or fast-medium, his approach never varied; two short walking paces, six running strides and a four-foot leap.
    • He said nothing, and turned back to continue his stride down the sidewalk.
    1.2 (gait) paso (m) she walks with a vigorous stride camina con paso enérgico to get into o hit one's stride agarrar or (esp Esp) coger* el ritmo the campaign is now well in its stride la campaña está ya en marcha to put o throw sb off her/his stride hacerle* perder el ritmo a algn to take sth in one's stride tomarse algo con calma he takes everything in his stride se lo toma todo con calma
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    • He did not run, but he walked with a distance-eating stride.
    • Stand with your feet together and step forward with your right, about a long stride's length in front of your left.
    • So I showed them how I walked with the bent-kneed stride of the cattle herder, how I leaned on my staff while talking with my gaze far away as if in search of a straying cow.

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Word of the day veloz
adj
fast …
Cultural fact of the day

Sanfermines (The festival of San Fermín) is from 6th-14th July and el encierro (the 'running of the bulls'), takes place in Pamplona in northern Spain. The animals are released into the barricaded streets and people run in front of them, in honor of the town´s patron saint, San Fermín, who was put to death by being dragged by bulls.