Thesaurus.com
Thesaurus / astraddle
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

QUIZZES

Celebrate Your Grammar Skills With This Quiz

START THE QUIZ

EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB

Mayo had been riding the main boom astraddle, hitching himself toward the captain, to make him hear.
McClellan's army being astraddle the Chickahominy, two courses of action were open to him when he was attacked.
REMINISCENCES OF A REBELWAYLAND FULLER DUNAWAY
Standing astraddle on both seats, with the map close to the lamp, I greedily followed the course of the 'tief' southward.
THE RIDDLE OF THE SANDSERSKINE CHILDERS
Astraddle on Tono-Bungay, he flashed athwart the empty heavens—like a comet—rather, like a stupendous rocket!
TONO BUNGAYH. G. WELLS
Her driver went astraddle of it and stuck there like a clothes-pin on a line.
He set the child astraddle on the thick end of the bough, then went to the other end, which was much slenderer.
SOPHY OF KRAVONIAANTHONY HOPE
"I'll give you five minutes to stop circusin' and get your tub astraddle that reservoir," snapped the referee.
Having careered, plunging and tugging and side-stepping, until she was astraddle of the outside trace, Jenny stopped.
THE PIKE'S PEAK RUSHEDWIN L. SABIN
The antagonists in the strange duello sat back to back, astraddle a seat.

WORDS RELATED TO ASTRADDLE

Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

WORD OF THE DAY

grubstakenoun | [gruhb-steyk ]SEE DEFINITION
Learning At Home Just Got Easier!