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Overview of noun strike

The noun strike has 6 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (7) strike, work stoppage

(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")

2. (2) strike

(an attack that is intended to seize or inflict damage on or destroy an objective; "the strike was scheduled to begin at dawn")

3. rap, strike, tap

(a gentle blow)

4. strike, ten-strike

(a score in tenpins: knocking down all ten with the first ball; "he finished with three strikes in the tenth frame")

5. strike

((baseball) a pitch that the batter swings at and misses, or that the batter hits into foul territory, or that the batter does not swing at but the umpire judges to be in the area over home plate and between the batter's knees and shoulders; "this pitcher throws more strikes than balls")

6. hit, smash, smasher, strike, bang

(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")

Overview of adj struck

The adj struck has 1 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. smitten, stricken, struck

((used in combination) affected by something overwhelming; "conscience-smitten"; "awe-struck") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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