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Definitions of striking

  1. the physical coming together of two or more things; "contact with the pier scraped paint from the hull" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. the act of contacting one thing with another; "repeated hitting raised a large bruise"; "after three misses she finally got a hit" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. Strikingness. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  4. Strikingly. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  5. a. & n. from Strike, v. Newage Dictionary DB
  6. Affecting with strong emotions; surprising; forcible; impressive; very noticeable; as, a striking representation or image; a striking resemblance. Newage Dictionary DB
  7. Very noticeable; as, a striking resemblance; remarkable; surprising; as, a striking fact. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  8. Affecting: surprising: forcible: impressive: exact. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  9. Impressive; surprising; remarkable. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  10. Affecting with strong emotions; surprising; forcible; impressive. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  11. Affecting; surprising; impressive; exact. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

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Usage examples for striking

  1. He was striking the stones together. – The Cave Boy of the Age of Stone by Margaret A. McIntyre
  2. In the dim, soft color of the room, her white face and hands, striking against her black dress, were strangely living and significant. – Lady Rose's Daughter by Mrs. Humphry Ward
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