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Definition of Streak

Streak

  1. To stretch; to extend; hence, to lay out, as a dead body.
  2. A line or long mark of a different color from the ground; a stripe; a vein.
  3. A strake.
  4. The fine powder or mark yielded by a mineral when scratched or rubbed against a harder surface, the color of which is sometimes a distinguishing character.
  5. The rung or round of a ladder.
  6. To form streaks or stripes in or on; to stripe; to variegate with lines of a different color, or of different colors.
  7. With it as an object: To run swiftly.

Streak Quotations

I've been on such a losing streak that if I had been around I would have taken General Custer and given points.
Joe E. Lewis

I have an independent streak. You know, it's kind of hard to tell a independent woman what to do.
Betty Ford

To be a good actor, you have to be very smart. But to be a great actor, you also have to have a streak of, 'I'm an idiot, a complete lunatic.'
Lena Olin

If a woman hasn't got a tiny streak of harlot in her, she's a dry stick as a rule.
D. H. Lawrence

Almost everyone's instinct is to be overconfident and read way too much into a hot or cold streak.
Nate Silver
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Streak Translations

streak in Dutch is schreef, haal, schrap, streek, streep
streak in French is bigarrent, bigarrons, bigarrez, bigarrer
streak in German is Streifen
streak in Latin is virga
streak in Portuguese is raia
streak in Swedish is strimma, drag
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