Translation of stride in Spanish:
intransitive verb past tense strode past participle striddenPronunciation: /ˈstrɪdn/ (+ adverb complement)
- he strode up and down the platformiba y venía por el andén dando grandes zancadashe came striding down the stairsbajó las escaleras a zancadashe strode away/off angrilyse fue furioso, dando grandes zancadasshe strode purposefully into the roomentró con aire resuelto en la habitaciónExample sentences
- 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.
- 1 (long step) in one or a single stridede una zancadato make (great) strideshacer (grandes) progresosshe's been making great strides toward recoveryse recupera a pasos agigantadosExample sentences
- 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.
- 2 (gait) she walks with a vigorous stridecamina con paso enérgicoto get into or hit one's strideagarrar or (esp Spain) coger el ritmothe campaign is now well in its stridela campaña está ya en marchato put or throw somebody off her/his stridehacerle perder el ritmo a alguiento take something in one's stridetomarse algo con calmahe takes everything in his stridese lo toma todo con calmaExample sentences
- 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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