Definition of straddle:
roll, cast, ride, cower, crouch, couple, brace, pair, sit, double over, duet, drape, array, bestraddle, belong, bend, distich, place, mount, get, occupy, posture, span, tramp, yoke, browse, incorporate, loll, involve, add on, balance, crook, bow, duo, bestride, twain, drift, order, take in, exist, there is/are etc., stride, couplet, swan, duad, set, crop, range, lay out, embrace, count in, rove, vagabond, include, stand, crane, wander, dyad, burrow, lie, graze, build in, spread-eagle, grade, roam, run, twosome, bridge, stray, concentrate, sprawl, ramble, set out, pasture, rate, rank.
- "The-Life-of-Me-an-autobiography", Johnson, Clarence Edgar.
By the time the wiry, slim figure was ready to straddle the window- sill, slip out, dangling, and drop on the grass, night had closed in, fragrant and purple in the open, heavy and black in the church.- "The Port of Adventure", Charles Norris Williamson and Alice Muriel Williamson.
Only an adventurous few in the crowd would straddle their wagers and accept the long odds that the English captain would, or could, be so impractical as to defeat the man who must value and apply duty to his goods.- "The Moghul", Thomas Hoover.