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 Streak (mineralogy)
  • Streak (mineralogy): For other uses, see Streak. The streak (also called "powder color") of a mineral is the color of the powder produced when it is dragged across an
  • Silver Streak (comics): Silver Streak is a fictional superhero character created by Joe Simon, who first appeared in Silver Streak Comics #3 (March, 1940), from Lev Gleason Publications
  • The Scarlet Streak: The Scarlet Streak is a 1925 action film serial directed by Henry MacRae. Jack Dougherty - Bob Evans (as Jack Daugherty) Lola Todd - Mary Crawford John
  • Orel Hershiser's scoreless innings streak: described this streak as among the greatest individual streaks in sports and among the greatest records in baseball history. During the streak, the Elias
  • Winning streak (sports): For other uses, see Streak. 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
  • Blue Streak: Blue Streak or Bluestreak may refer to: Blue Streak (album), a 1995 album by American blues guitarist Luther Allison Blue Streak (comics), a secret identity
  • Silver Streak: Silver Streak may refer to: AJS Silver Streak, a British motorcycle Short Silver Streak, the first British aircraft with stressed skin construction. Silver
  • Streak-breasted scimitar babbler: The streak-breasted scimitar babbler (Pomatorhinus ruficollis) is a species of bird in the Timaliidae family. It is found in Bhutan, China, India, Laos
  • Streak-throated swallow: The streak-throated swallow or the Indian cliff swallow (Petrochelidon fluvicola) is a species of swallow found in South Asia. Streak-throated swallow

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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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