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Definition of Striking

Striking

  1. of Strike
  2. a. & n. from Strike, v.
  3. Affecting with strong emotions; surprising; forcible; impressive; very noticeable; as, a striking representation or image; a striking resemblance.

Striking Quotations

It has been said that politics is the second oldest profession. I have learned that it bears a striking resemblance to the first.
Ronald Reagan

Don't let the fear of striking out hold you back. - Babe Ruth
Don't let the fear of striking out hold you back.
Babe Ruth

One of the most striking differences between a cat and a lie is that a cat has only nine lives.
Mark Twain

There are a thousand hacking at the branches of evil to one who is striking at the root.
Henry David Thoreau

Do not wait to strike till the iron is hot; but make it hot by striking. - William Butler Yeats
Do not wait to strike till the iron is hot; but make it hot by striking.
William Butler Yeats
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Striking Translations

striking in Dutch is snedig, juist, geprononceerd, raak
striking in Finnish is osua
striking in German is auffallend, anschlagend
striking in Latin is offensio, praeclarus
striking in Portuguese is golpear
striking in Spanish is llamativo

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