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straddle

1. verb GEOG extend across2. verb have a leg each side of3. verb encompass (activities, subjects etc)4. verb POL be two things at once5. noun POL equivocating position6. noun FIN investment strategy 1 verb also GEOG extend across TRANSITIVEthe farm straddles the border tá an fheirm ar dhá thaobh na teorann, tá an fheirm ar scaradh gabhail ar an teorainnthe period straddles that date síneann an tréimhse ar dhá thaobh an dáta sin, roimh agus i ndiaidh an dáta sin an tréimhse atá i gceist 2 verb have a leg each side of TRANSITIVEshe was straddling the fence bhí sí ar scaradh gabhail ar an gclaí, bhí cos ar gach taobh den chlaí aici 3 verb encompass (activities, subjects etc) TRANSITIVEhe's acutely aware that he's still straddling two different worlds is rómhaith a thuigeann sé go bhfuil sé beo idir dhá shaolthey have interests straddling the tobacco and oil sectors tá leas acu i dtionscal an tobac agus i dtionscal an ola araon 4 verb (also US) POL be two things at once TRANSITIVEthe story straddles the line between comedy and tragedy síneann an scéal thar an líne idir an greann agus an traigéide, tá an scéal ar scaradh gabhail idir an greann agus an traigéidethe candidate attempted to straddle the issue rinne an t-iarrthóir iarracht an dá thrá a fhreastal ar an gceist 5 noun (also US) POL equivocating positionthis would be an unacceptable straddle for the party ní thiocfadh leis an bpáirtí bheith liom leat mar seo ar an gceist 6 noun FIN investment strategysrathair fem