Definitions For Stride


  • Significant progress (especially in the phrase make strides')
  • A step in walking or running
  • The distance covered by a step
  • A long step
  • The distance covered by a long step
  • A way of walking


  • Cover or traverse by taking long steps
  • Walk with long steps
  • To walk with very long steps

Is Stride a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Stride is worth 7 points in Scrabble and 7 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Stride in a Sentence

  • She strode across the room towards me.
  • A gang of armed men strode into the bank and approached the teller
  • She crossed the room in only a few strides.
  • He was standing only a few strides away from me.
  • He has a distinctive bouncy stride.

Synonyms for Stride

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