Synonyms for straddle

Synonyms for (noun) straddle

Synonyms: straddle

Definition: 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

Similar words: option

Definition: the right to buy or sell property at an agreed price; the right is purchased and if it is not exercised by a stated date the money is forfeited


Synonyms: span, straddle

Definition: the act of sitting or standing astride

Similar words: motility, motion, move, movement

Definition: a change of position that does not entail a change of location

Usage: the reflex motion of his eyebrows revealed his surprise; movement is a sign of life; an impatient move of his hand; gastrointestinal motility


Synonyms: straddle

Definition: a gymnastic exercise performed with a leg on either side of the parallel bars

Similar words: gymnastic exercise

Definition: (gymnastics) an exercise designed to develop and display strength and agility and balance (usually performed with or on some gymnastic apparatus)


Synonyms: straddle

Definition: a noncommittal or equivocal position

Similar words: position, perspective, view

Definition: a way of regarding situations or topics etc.

Usage: consider what follows from the positivist view

Synonyms for (verb) straddle

Synonyms: range, straddle

Definition: range or extend over; occupy a certain area

Usage: The plants straddle the entire state

Similar words: comprise, make up, be, represent, constitute

Definition: form or compose

Usage: This money is my only income; The stone wall was the backdrop for the performance; These constitute my entire belonging; The children made up the chorus; This sum represents my entire income for a year; These few men comprise his entire army


Synonyms: straddle

Definition: sit or stand astride of

Similar words: be

Definition: occupy a certain position or area; be somewhere

Usage: Where is my umbrella? The toolshed is in the back; What is behind this behavior?