strides: Associated Words
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Sentiment
Part of speech
Prefix/Suffix
Frequency
Number of Syllables
  • loping
    • verb cut off from a whole
      discerp; sever.
      • His head was severed from his body
      • The soul discerped from the body
    • verb cultivate, tend, and cut back the growth of
      trim; prune; clip; cut back; crop; snip; dress.
      • dress the plants in the garden

  • purposefully
    • adverb in a purposeful manner
      • he caught the motorcycles in the full glare of his headlights, braked and slipped purposefully out of the car

  • ravishing
    • adjective satellite stunningly beautiful
      • a ravishing blonde
    • verb force (someone) to have sex against their will
      violate; ravish; dishonor; assault; dishonour; outrage; rape.
      • The woman was raped on her way home at night

  • majestically
    • adverb in a majestic manner
      • flamingoes walk majestically through the marshes

  • lunging
    • noun the act of moving forward suddenly
      lurch.
    • noun (fencing) an attacking thrust made with one foot forward and the back leg straight and with the sword arm outstretched forward
      passado; straight thrust.

  • briskly
    • adverb in a brisk manner
      • she walked briskly in the cold air
      • `after lunch,' she said briskly

  • purposeful
    • adjective serving as or indicating the existence of a purpose or goal
    • adjective satellite having meaning through having an aim
      • led a happy purposeful life

  • jauntily
    • adverb in a jaunty fashionable manner
      • his hat sat jauntily on his full brown hair

  • choppy
    • adjective satellite marked by abrupt transitions
      jerky.
      • choppy prose
    • adjective satellite rough with small waves
      • choppy seas

  • onstage
    • adjective situated or taking place on the area of a stage visible to the audience
    • adverb on the stage
      • it was time for her to go onstage

  • noiseless
    • adjective satellite making no sound
      • th' inaudible and noiseless foot of time"- Shakespeare

  • lengthened
    • adjective satellite drawn out or made longer spatially
      extended; prolonged; elongated.
      • Picasso's elongated Don Quixote
      • lengthened skirts are fashionable this year
      • the extended airport runways can accommodate larger planes
      • a prolonged black line across the page
    • verb make longer
      lengthen.
      • Lengthen this skirt, please

  • unhurried
    • adjective relaxed and leisurely; without hurry or haste
      • people strolling about in an unhurried way
      • an unhurried walk
      • spoke in a calm and unhurried voice
    • adjective satellite capable of accepting delay with equanimity
      • was unhurried with the small children

  • confidently
    • adverb with confidence; in a confident manner
      • we have to do what is right confidently

  • springy
    • adjective satellite elastic; rebounds readily
      resilient; bouncy; live; lively.
      • clean bouncy hair
      • a lively tennis ball
      • as resilient as seasoned hickory
      • springy turf
    • adjective satellite (of movements) light and confidently active
      • he walked away with a springy step

  • toward
    In the direction of; to.
    He set his face toward the wilderness. Num. xxiv. 1.
    The waves make towards'' the pebbled shore. Shak.

  • gangling
    • adjective satellite tall and thin and having long slender limbs
      gangly; lanky; rangy.
      • a gangling teenager
      • a lanky kid transformed almost overnight into a handsome young man
    • adjective satellite tall and thin
      gangly; lanky.

  • forward
    • noun the person who plays the position of forward in certain games, such as basketball, soccer, or hockey
    • noun a position on a basketball, soccer, or hockey team

  • gigantic
    • adjective satellite so exceedingly large or extensive as to suggest a giant or mammoth
      mammoth.
      • a gigantic redwood
      • gigantic disappointment
      • a mammoth ship
      • a mammoth multinational corporation

  • sturdily
    • adverb in a sturdy manner
      • feet sturdily apart

  • stealthy
    • adjective satellite marked by quiet and caution and secrecy; taking pains to avoid being observed
      furtive; surreptitious; sneak; sneaky.
      • a furtive manner
      • a sneak attack
      • stealthy footsteps
      • a surreptitious glance at his watch

  • monstrously
    • adverb in a hideous manner
      horridly; hideously.
      • her face was hideously disfigured after the accident
    • adverb in a terribly evil manner
      heinously.
      • the child was heinously murdered

  • leggy
    • adjective satellite (of plants) having tall spindly stems
      tall-growing.
    • adjective satellite having long legs
      long-legged; long-shanked.

  • towards
  • giant
    • noun any creature of exceptional size
    • noun a person of exceptional importance and reputation
      colossus; titan; heavyweight; behemoth.

  • manfully
    • adverb in a manful manner; with qualities thought to befit a man
      manly.
      • having said her say Peggy manfully shouldered her burden and prepared to break up yet another home

  • effortless
    • adjective requiring or apparently requiring no effort
      • the swallows glided in an effortless way through the busy air
    • adjective satellite not showing effort or strain
      casual.
      • a difficult feat performed with casual mastery
      • careless grace

  • ahead
    • adjective satellite having the leading position or higher score in a contest
      leading; in the lead.
      • he is ahead by a pawn
      • the leading team in the pennant race
    • adverb at or in the front
      in front; before.
      • I see the lights of a town ahead
      • the road ahead is foggy
      • staring straight ahead
      • we couldn't see over the heads of the people in front
      • with the cross of Jesus marching on before

  • tremendous
    • adjective satellite extraordinarily large in size or extent or amount or power or degree; that a whole civilization should be dependent on technology"- Walter Lippman
      enormous.
      • an enormous boulder
      • enormous expenses
      • tremendous sweeping plains
      • a tremendous fact in human experience
      • a plane took off with a tremendous noise
    • adjective satellite extraordinarily good or great; used especially as intensifiers
      fantastic; marvelous; marvellous; grand; terrific; howling; wonderful; wondrous; rattling.
      • a fantastic trip to the Orient
      • the film was fantastic!
      • a howling success
      • a marvelous collection of rare books
      • had a rattling conversation about politics
      • a tremendous achievement

  • imperiously
    • adverb in an imperious manner
      • imperiously he cut her short

  • legged
    • adjective having legs of a specified kind or number
      • four-legged animals
      • a peg-legged man

  • lengthening
    • noun the act of prolonging something
      perpetuation; protraction; prolongation.
      • there was an indefinite prolongation of the peace talks
    • verb make longer
      lengthen.
      • Lengthen this skirt, please

  • bouncy
    • adjective satellite elastic; rebounds readily
      resilient; springy; live; lively.
      • clean bouncy hair
      • a lively tennis ball
      • as resilient as seasoned hickory
      • springy turf
    • adjective satellite marked by lively action
      spirited; bouncing; peppy; zippy.
      • a bouncing gait
      • bouncy tunes
      • the peppy and interesting talk
      • a spirited dance

  • offstage
    • noun a stage area out of sight of the audience
      backstage; wing.
    • adjective situated or taking place in the area of a stage not visible to the audience
      • offstage noises

  • catlike
    Like a cat; stealthily; noiselessly.
  • determinedly
    • adverb with determination; in a determined manner
      unfalteringly; unshakably.
      • he clung to the past determinedly
    • adverb with ambition; in an ambitious and energetic manner
      ambitiously.
      • she pursued her goals ambitiously

  • hasty
    • adjective satellite excessively quick
      headlong.
      • made a hasty exit
      • a headlong rush to sell
    • adjective satellite done with very great haste and without due deliberation
      precipitate; overhasty; precipitant; precipitous.
      • hasty marriage seldom proveth well"- Shakespeare
      • hasty makeshifts take the place of planning"- Arthur Geddes
      • rejected what was regarded as an overhasty plan for reconversion
      • wondered whether they had been rather precipitate in deposing the king

  • arrogantly
    • adverb in an arrogant manner; afraid of her husband and yet arrogantly proud that she had a husband strong and fierce enough to make her afraid"
      • in the old days she had been harsh and stiff

  • lithe
    • adjective satellite moving and bending with ease
      lissome; lithesome; sylphlike; lissom; slender; svelte; supple.

  • victoriously
    • adverb in a victorious manner
      • Virginia had defended her land victoriously

  • rapid
    • noun a part of a river where the current is very fast
    • adjective satellite done or occurring in a brief period of time
      • a rapid rise through the ranks

  • lengthen
    • verb make longer
      • Lengthen this skirt, please
    • verb become long or longer
      • In Spring, the days lengthen

  • jerky
    • noun meat (especially beef) cut in strips and dried in the sun
      jerked meat; jerk.
    • adjective satellite lacking a steady rhythm
      jerking; arrhythmic.
      • an arrhythmic heartbeat

  • resolutely
    • adverb showing firm determination or purpose
      • she resolutely refused to look at him or speak to him
      • he entered the building resolutely
    • adverb with firmness
      decisively.
      • `I will come along,' she said decisively

  • lanky
    • adjective satellite tall and thin and having long slender limbs
      gangling; gangly; rangy.
      • a gangling teenager
      • a lanky kid transformed almost overnight into a handsome young man
    • adjective satellite tall and thin
      gangling; gangly.

  • boldly
    • adverb with boldness, in a bold manner
      • we must tackle these tasks boldly

  • ungainly
    • adjective satellite lacking grace in movement or posture
      clumsy; gawky; unwieldy; clunky.
      • a gawky lad with long ungainly legs
      • clumsy fingers
      • what an ungainly creature a giraffe is
      • heaved his unwieldy figure out of his chair
    • adjective satellite difficult to handle or manage especially because of shape
      clumsy; bunglesome; awkward.
      • an awkward bundle to carry
      • a load of bunglesome paraphernalia
      • clumsy wooden shoes
      • the cello, a rather ungainly instrument for a girl

  • academically
    • adverb in regard to academic matters
      • academically, this is a good school

  • rangy
    • adjective satellite tall and thin and having long slender limbs
      gangling; gangly; lanky.
      • a gangling teenager
      • a lanky kid transformed almost overnight into a handsome young man
    • adjective satellite adapted to wandering or roaming

  • o'er
    • adverb throughout a period of time
      over.
      • stay over the weekend

  • canter
    • noun a smooth three-beat gait; between a trot and a gallop
      lope.
    • verb ride at a canter
      • The men cantered away

  • ate
    • verb take in solid food
      • She was eating a banana
      • What did you eat for dinner last night?
    • verb eat a meal; take a meal
      • We did not eat until 10 P.M. because there were so many phone calls
      • I didn't eat yet, so I gladly accept your invitation

  • enormous
    • adjective satellite extraordinarily large in size or extent or amount or power or degree; that a whole civilization should be dependent on technology"- Walter Lippman
      tremendous.
      • an enormous boulder
      • enormous expenses
      • tremendous sweeping plains
      • a tremendous fact in human experience
      • a plane took off with a tremendous noise

  • angrily
    • adverb with anger
      • he angrily denied the accusation

  • bounding
    • noun a line determining the limits of an area
      boundary; edge.
    • noun the line or plane indicating the limit or extent of something
      boundary; bounds.

  • educationally
    • adverb in an educational manner
      • the assistant masters formed a committee of their own to consider what could be done educationally for the town

  • prodigious
    • adjective satellite so great in size or force or extent as to elicit awe
      colossal; stupendous.
      • colossal crumbling ruins of an ancient temple
      • has a colossal nerve
      • a prodigious storm
      • a stupendous field of grass
      • stupendous demand
    • adjective satellite of momentous or ominous significance
      portentous.
      • such a portentous...monster raised all my curiosity"- Herman Melville
      • a prodigious vision

  • forwards
    • adverb at or to or toward the front; (`forrad' and `forrard' are dialectal variations)
      forrad; forrard; forward; frontwards; frontward.
      • he faced forward
      • step forward
      • she practiced sewing backward as well as frontward on her new sewing machine
    • noun the person who plays the position of forward in certain games, such as basketball, soccer, or hockey
      forward.

  • mannish
    • adjective satellite resembling or imitative of or suggestive of a man rather than a woman
      • a mannish stride
    • adjective satellite characteristic of a man as distinguished from a woman
      • true mannish arrogance

  • triumphantly
    • adverb in a triumphant manner
      • she shouted triumphantly



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