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Straddle

Strad´dle
v. i.1.To part the legs wide; to stand or to walk with the legs far apart.
[imp. & p. p. Straddled ; p. pr. & vb. n. Straddling .]
2.To stand with the ends staggered; - said of the spokes of a wagon wheel where they join the hub.
v. t.1.To place one leg on one side and the other on the other side of; to stand or sit astride of; as, to straddle a fence or a horse.
n.1.The act of standing, sitting, or walking, with the feet far apart.
2.The position, or the distance between the feet, of one who straddles; as, a wide straddle.
3.A stock option giving the holder the double privilege of a "put" and a "call," i. e., securing to the buyer of the option the right either to demand of the seller at a certain price, within a certain time, certain securities, or to require him to take at the same price, and within the same time, the same securities.
Noun1.straddle - a noncommittal or equivocal position
2.straddle - a gymnastic exercise performed with the legs straddling the parallel bars
3.straddle - the act of sitting or standing astride
Synonyms: span
4.straddle - the option to buy or sell a given stock (or stock index or commodity future) at a given price before a given date; consists of an equal number of put and call options
Verb1.straddle - sit or stand astride of
2.straddle - range or extend over; occupy a certain area; "The plants straddle the entire state"
Synonyms: range
3.straddle - be noncommittal
Antonyms:
go with, side - take the side of; be on the side of; "Whose side are you on?"; "Why are you taking sides with the accused?"
To dream that you are straddling something, suggests that you are undecided about some issue or choice. You remain uncommitted to any one side for fear of alienating or distancing yourself from the other side.abstain, abut on, across, amble, astraddle, astride, barge, be based on, bear on, bestraddle, bestride, bowl along, bundle, bypass, call, carry, clump, cop out, cover, cross, drag, duck the issue, encompass, environ, evade, evade the issue, extend, flounce, foot, footslog, ford, get ahead of, go, go across, go by, go out, halt, hippety-hop, hitch, hobble, hold, hop, horseback, jog, jolt, jump, lean on, lie, lie on, limp, lumber, lunge, lurch, mince, on, on horseback, option, overstride, pace, paddle, pass, pass by, pass over, peg, perch, piaffe, piaffer, plod, prance, put, put and call, rack, ramble, range, reach, reach out, rely on, repose on, rest on, ride, right, roll, run, sashay, saunter, scramble, scuff, scuffle, shoot ahead of, shuffle, sidle, single-foot, sit it out, sit on, skip, slink, slither, slog, slouch, span, sprangle, spread, spread-eagle, stagger, stalk, stamp, stand neuter, stand on, step over, stock option, stomp, straddle-legged, straddleback, straggle, strap, stretch, stretch out, stride, strip, stroll, strut, stump, surround, swagger, sweep, swing, take in, thrust out, tittup, toddle, totter, traipse, trim, trip, trudge, waddle, wamble, wiggle, wobble
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