how to pronounce straddle /ˈstɹæd.əl/
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straddle is pronounced in two syllables
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An example use of straddle in a speech by a native speaker of british english:
“… such techniques as the straddle into the …”
meanings of straddle verb: To consider or favor two apparently opposite sides; to be noncommittal. To be on both sides of something; to have parts that are in different places, regions, etc. To form a disorderly sprawl; to spread out irregularly. To stand with the ends staggered; said of the spokes of a wagon wheel where they join the hub. To sit or stand with a leg on each side of something; to sit astride. To execute a commodities market spread. To place a voluntary raise prior to receiving cards (only by the first player after the blinds). To fire successive artillery shots in front of and behind of a target, especially in order to determine its range (the term "bracket" is often used instead). noun: A vertical mine-timber supporting a set. A posture in which one straddles something. An investment strategy involving simultaneous trade with put and call options on same security with positions that offset one another. A voluntary raise made prior to receiving cards by the first player after the blinds. words with pronunciation similar to straddle words that rhyme with straddle Did this page help you?