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Definitions for strike

  • noun - a conspicuous success; "that song was his first hit and marked the beginning of his career"; "that new Broadway show is a real smasher"; "the party went with a bang"
  • noun - (baseball) a pitch that the batter swings at and misses
  • verb - cause to form (an electric arc) between electrodes of an arc lamp; "strike an arc"
  • noun - a score in tenpins: knocking down all ten with the first ball; "he finished with three strikes in the tenth frame"
  • verb - arrive at after reckoning
  • verb - indicate (a certain time) by striking; "The clock struck midnight"; "Just when I entered
  • noun - an attack that is intended to seize or inflict damage on or destroy an objective; "the strike was scheduled to begin at dawn"
  • verb - make a strategic
  • verb - affect or afflict suddenly
  • verb - produce by manipulating keys or strings of musical instruments
  • verb - pierce with force; "The bullet struck her thigh"; "The icy wind struck through our coats"
  • verb - hit against; come into sudden contact with; "The car hit a tree"; "He struck the table with his elbow"
  • noun - a group's refusal to work in protest against low pay or bad work conditions; "the strike lasted more than a month before it was settled"
  • verb - smooth with a strickle; "strickle the grain in the measure"
  • verb - deliver a sharp blow
  • verb - remove by erasing or crossing out or as if by drawing a line; "Please strike this remark from the record"; "scratch that remark"
  • verb - form by stamping
  • verb - produce by ignition or a blow; "strike fire from the flintstone"; "strike a match"
  • verb - have an emotional or cognitive impact upon; "This child impressed me as unusually mature"; "This behavior struck me as odd"
  • verb - occupy or take on; "He assumes the lotus position"; "She took her seat on the stage"; "We took our seats in the orchestra"; "She took up her position behind the tree"; "strike a pose"
  • verb - drive something violently into a location; "he hit his fist on the table"; "she struck her head on the low ceiling"
  • verb - cause to experience suddenly; "Panic struck me"; "An interesting idea hit her"; "A thought came to me"; "The thought struck terror in our minds"; "They were struck with fear"
  • verb - find unexpectedly; "the archeologists chanced upon an old tomb"; "she struck a goldmine"; "The hikers finally struck the main path to the lake"
  • verb - stop work in order to press demands; "The auto workers are striking for higher wages"; "The employees walked out when their demand for better benefits was not met"
  • verb - attain; "The horse finally struck a pace"
  • verb - touch or seem as if touching visually or audibly; "Light fell on her face"; "The sun shone on the fields"; "The light struck the golden necklace"; "A strange sound struck my ears"
  • noun - a gentle blow
  • Synonyms for strike

    smasher rap bang tap hit ten-strike work stoppage smash run into scratch coin assume fall upon come across discover collide with expunge affect take come upon chance on walk out excise impress take up light upon happen upon fall impinge on strickle mint move come to chance upon attain shine

    Antonyms for strike

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    Holonyms for strike

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    Hyponyms for strike

    smash hit preventive strike sit-down walkout sleeper preventive attack sit-down strike wildcat strike blockbuster first strike sympathy strike megahit surgical strike sympathetic strike stroke ping broadside bottom run into knock against pat down pull down beak sideswipe sclaff slap infect instill zap strike a chord pierce upset move retaliate spang connect bottom out bump into collide butt knock down spur tap whip clout buffet surprise awaken jar strike a note sweep away trouble sadden slice strike back bang spat bump jar against clash jab bunt cut down peck tip lash rap knock about impress engrave hit home smite sweep off touch alienate chop stub rear-end thud knock butt against glance dab strike hard push down pick hew beat knap batter ingrain strike dumb strike home cloud disturb stir smash

    Hypernyms for strike

    delivery onset onrush success attack blow pitch score onslaught job action bump solve lick show impact touch flush delete make find dissent reach pass off come about shape work out work record bear upon penetrate level cancel create regain achieve happen occur take place form figure out read assail bear on perforate even out create from raw material move protest accomplish hap pass puzzle out register affect touch on even create from raw stuff displace resist attain go on fall out

    Meronyms for strike

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    Sounds like strike

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