Sentence for astride | Use astride in a sentence

Sentence using the word astride. The sentences below are ordered by length from shorter and easier to longer and more complex. They use astride in a sentence, providing visitors a sentence for astride.

  • Geoffrey Winlow in pads and a blue and green blazer, smoking a cigarette astride of a camp-stool. (8)
  • She had evidently been riding, for she wore high boots and a skirt which had enabled her to sit astride. (8)
  • He now approached one of these crawling figures from behind and with an agile movement mounted it astride. (1)
  • Westover rose, but Jeff remained sitting where he had put himself astride of a chair, with his face over the back. (9)
  • It sprang Clotilde astride nearer to reality, both actually and in feeling; and she began to show the change at home. (10)
  • The person of Fulkerson had got into the room long before he reached this question, and had planted itself astride a chair. (9)
  • Hungry river of the crag Stretching hands for earth he came: Force and Speed astride his name Pointed back to spear and flag. (10)
  • The husband crossed the stage, and stood before the fire, his legs astride, in the attitude which somehow Shelton had felt sure he would assume. (8)

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Definition of astride:

  • astride, a-strd’, adv. with the legs apart, or across. (0)

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