- present participle of stride
striding (plural stridings)
- The act of one who strides; a long step.
- 1804, Thomas Brown, Poems (page 191)
- How broad, amid those pines, the torch-flame red / Flings its dark flashes; and those steps, that fall, / Heavy, and slow, no voice amid their call, / Sound, like the giant-stridings of the dead!