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1) astride. The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...1. With a leg on each side: riding astride. 2. With the legs wide apart. 1. On or over and with a leg on each side of. 2. Situated on both sides of. 3. Lying across...

2) astraddle. The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...1. In a straddling position; astride. 2. Across or over both sides. So as to straddle or bridge; astride....

3) 65125. Wittgenstein, Ludwig. The Columbia World of Quotations. 1996
...NUMBER:65125 QUOTATION:I sit astride life like a bad rider on a horse. I only owe it to the horse's good nature that I am not thrown off at this very moment. ATTRIBUTION:Ludwig...

4) Cock-horse. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898
...To ride-a-cock-horse. To sit astride a person s foot or knee while he dances or tosses it up and down. 1...

5) 6238. Beckett, Samuel. The Columbia World of Quotations. 1996
...NUMBER:6238 QUOTATION:They give birth astride of a grave, the light gleams an instant, then it's night once more. ATTRIBUTION:Samuel Beckett (1906-1989), Irish dramatist,...

6) 3575. Serge Schmemann. Simpson s Contemporary Quotations. 1988
...NUMBER: 3575 AUTHOR: Serge Schmemann QUOTATION: [Leningrad] sits astride the Neva, frozen in time, a haunting mélange of pale hues, glorious façades and teeming ghosts....

7) Clavile'no. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898
...The wooden horse on which Don Quixote got astride, in order to disenchant the Infanta Antonoma sia and her husband, who were shut up in the tomb of Queen Magun cia,...

8) spurred. The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...1. Wearing spurs: Spurred riders sat astride sleek mares. 2. Having spurs or a spur: spurred flowers; spurred boots....

9) Zillertal Alps. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Zillertal Alps, (tsil´rtal´) (KEY) , range of the E Alps astride the Austro-Italian border and extending 35 mi (56 km) NE into the Tyrol. The range rises to 11,555...

10) 35136. Lazarus, Emma. The Columbia World of Quotations. 1996
...NUMBER:35136 QUOTATION:Not like the brazen giant of Greek fame,With conquering limbs astride from land to land,Here at our sea-washed, sunset gates shall standA mighty...

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