Definition of Striking. Meaning of Striking. Synonyms of Striking

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Definition of Striking

Striking
Striking Strik"ing, a. & n. from Strike, v. Striking distance, the distance through which an object can be reached by striking; the distance at which a force is effective when directed to a particular object.
Striking
Striking Strik"ing, a. Affecting with strong emotions; surprising; forcible; impressive; very noticeable; as, a striking representation or image; a striking resemblance. ``A striking fact.' --De Quincey. -- Strik"ing*ly, adv. -- Strik"ing*ness, n.

Meaning of Striking from wikipedia

- request to erase previous testimony or a court proceeding from the record Striking the colors, to haul down a flag to indicate surrender Strikethrough, typographical...
- far more power than workers. Most Western countries partially legalized striking in the late 19th or early 20th centuries. Strikes are sometimes used to...
- Mea culpa is a Latin phrase that means "through my fault" and is an acknowledgement of having done wrong. Grammatically, meā culpā is in the ablative case...
- A striking clock (also known as chiming clock) is a clock that sounds the hours audibly on a bell or gong. In 12-hour striking, used most commonly in striking...
- Striking Distance is a 1993 American action thriller film starring Bruce Willis as Pittsburgh Police homicide detective Thomas Hardy. The film co-stars...
- Strikingly is a website builder that allows the user, with little or no development experience, to create mobile optimized websites “within minutes”. The...
- Striking Out is an Irish television legal drama series, broadcast on RTÉ, that first aired on 1 January 2017. Produced by Bl!nder F!lms for RTÉ Television...
- Striking the colors—meaning lowering the flag (the "colors") that signifies a ship's or garrison's allegiance—is a universally recognized indication of...
- A melee weapon, or close combat weapon, is any weapon used in direct hand-to-hand combat; by contrast with ranged weapons which act at a distance. The...
- Striking Matches is an American duo consisting of guitarists/songwriters Sarah Zimmermann and Justin Davis. Meeting in a guitar seminar cl**** at Nashville's...
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