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astraddle

[uh-strad-l] /əˈstræd l/
adverb, adjective, preposition
1.
astride with one leg on each side of; astride:
sitting astraddle a fence.
Origin
1695-1705
1695-1705; a-1 + straddle
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Examples for astraddle
  • View of lava diving over sea cliff, taken with tripod astraddle rock wall in left image.
  • All rode astraddle, some on saddles and some bareback.
British Dictionary definitions for astraddle

astraddle

/əˈstrædəl/
adjective
1.
(postpositive) with a leg on either side of something
preposition
2.
astride
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