without breaking (one's) stride

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without breaking (one's) stride

Without stopping or slowing down while walking or running. The forward made a masterful and elegant pass back to the striker without breaking her stride. Police say the man was walking down the street and then, without breaking stride, snatched the woman's purse from her table.
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without breaking ˈstride

(especially American English) without stopping what you are doing: The police officers looked at him as they passed, but walked on without breaking stride.
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"There are some radio collared woolly monkeys and today we are going to track them," she said without breaking her stride. Yet another long day for the 'monkey team' in TBS, where primate research has been going on since 1990.
She softly says hi without breaking her stride to the exit.