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Synonyms for streak

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. streak, run(noun)

    an unbroken series of events

    "had a streak of bad luck"; "Nicklaus had a run of birdies"

    running game, rivulet, political campaign, rill, ladder, ravel, discharge, campaign, run, footrace, foot race, test, bar, running play, tally, stripe, trial, outpouring, runnel, streamlet, running

  2. streak(noun)

    a distinctive characteristic

    "he has a stubborn streak"; "a streak of wildness"

    run, bar, stripe

  3. stripe, streak, bar(noun)

    a narrow marking of a different color or texture from the background

    "a green toad with small black stripes or bars"; "may the Stars and Stripes forever wave"

    cake, prevention, legal profession, legal community, barroom, ginmill, measure, bar, run, stripe, band, taproom, chevron, stripes, grade insignia, saloon, banding

  4. streak(verb)

    a sudden flash (as of lightning)

    run, bar, stripe

  5. streak(verb)

    move quickly in a straight line

    "The plane streaked across the sky"

    blotch, mottle

  6. streak(verb)

    run naked in a public place

    blotch, mottle

  7. mottle, streak, blotch(verb)

    mark with spots or blotches of different color or shades of color as if stained

    dapple, cloud, mottle, blotch

Dictionary of English Synonymes

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  3. streak(v. a.)


Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. streak(n)

    stripe, wale, whelk, ridge, vein

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    inoculate, spate

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How to use streak in a sentence?

  1. Bill Fay:

    October was a huge month for the industry, smashing expectations and continuing its hot streak.

  2. Nurul Izzah:

    For me, if America understands its place in the world, it's very important for them to leverage and ensure that Najib reduces his authoritarian streak.

  3. Jeff Bock:

    She has a hot streak going like no other comedian, male or female, working today, you have to consider the lineage of Eddie Murphy in the ’80s, Jim Carrey in the ’90s and Adam Sandler in the aughts. She is their heir apparent.

  4. Stephen Curry:

    We appreciate( the streak) because we know that this hasn't been done in history before, so every game we win from here on out is adding to that record, i think the beauty of our team is when we get out there, nobody's thinking about if we lose, the streak's over, or we've got to go out here and throw a huge home run play out in the first quarter to win the game or what have you to keep the streak going.

  5. Andre Bakhos:

    The market's losing streak is not a common thing. They are preparing for the worst on a Brexit vote. U.S. companies have spent over $ 600 billion over time to make the UK their home and now they don't know what will happen to their investment.

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