bestride bestride

Definition(s):

  • (v) get up on the back of

Usage(s):

  1. At the same time, the star tv and BSkyB deals enable Murdoch to bestride the television world.
  2. Investors, foreseeing a colossus that could bestride the food and beverage worlds, pushed up the shares of both companies.

News

  • New York City Hosts 2014 New York International Auto Show

    Ride along with BestRide Midnight Oil Auto Blog as we cover the auto shows, review the latest new cars, trucks and discuss the latest in automotive news and trends. Interact with auto experts who have years of experience in the auto industry and can ...
    on March 25, 2014     Source: Hope Star

Quotes

  1. "These guys are the new emperors -- they bestride the universe and they leave their huge carbon footprints all over the place," said Boorman, whose films -- 1985's "The Emerald Forest" in particular -- often highlight environmental concerns....
    on Nov 17, 2006 By: John Boorman Source: Reuters India

  2. In a debate with Douglas, Lincoln said, "No matter in what shape it comes, whether from the mouth of a king who seeks to bestride the people of his own nation and live by the fruit of their labor, or from one race of man as an apology for enslaving...
    on Jan 31, 2007 By: Abraham Lincoln Source: The Conservative Voice

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