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  Definition of Straddle
  1. 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
  2. the act of sitting or standing astride
  3. a gymnastic exercise performed with the legs straddling the parallel bars
  4. a noncommittal or equivocal position
  5. range or extend over; occupy a certain area; "The plants straddle the entire state"
  6. be noncommittal
  7. sit or stand astride of
Similar Words: span, range

 

Hyponyms: spread-eagle

 

Derivational Morphology: scope, range, reach, orbit, compass, ambit, span

 

Anagrams: startled

 

 
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