Streak

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Streak Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • a marking of a different color or texture from the background
  • a distinctive characteristic; "he has a stubborn streak"; "a streak of wildness"
  • a sudden flash (as of lightning)
  • an unbroken series of events; "had a streak of bad luck"; "Nicklaus had a run of birdies"
  • mark with spots or blotches of different color or shades of color as if stained
  • run naked in a public place
  • move quickly in a straight line; "The plane streaked across the sky"

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • an unbroken series of events; "had a streak of bad luck"; "Nicklaus had a run of birdies" ,
  • a distinctive characteristic; "he has a stubborn streak"; "a streak of wildness" ,
  • a marking of a different color or texture from the background ,
  • a sudden flash (as of lightning)

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Streak'


  • Streak: Streak or streaking may refer to: Streaking , running naked in a public place. Streaking (microbiology), a method of purifying micro-organisms ...
  • Winning streak (sports): In sports , a winning streak refers to a consecutive number of games won. A winning streak can be held by a team, as in baseball, football ...
  • Streak (mineralogy): The streak (also called "powder color") of a mineral is the color of the powder produced when it is dragged across an unweathered surface ...
  • Streaking: A wide range of novelty products were produced to cash in on the fad, from buttons and patches to a wristwatch featuring a streaking ...
  • Heath Streak: Heath Hilton Streak (born 16 March 1974, in Bulawayo ) is a former Zimbabwe an cricket er. He made his Test debut in Zimbabwe's tour of ...
  • Aero-Flight Streak: The Aero-Flight Streak was an American two-seat light aircraft built in 1946 by Aero-Flight Aircraft Corporation at Buffalo, New ...

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* No gray hairs streak my soul, no grandfatherly fondness there I shake the world with the might of my voice, and walk-handsome, twentytwoyearold. - Vladimir Mayakovsky


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