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Synonyms for streak

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. streak, runnoun

    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. streaknoun

    a distinctive characteristic

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

    run, bar, stripe

  3. stripe, streak, barnoun

    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. streakverb

    a sudden flash (as of lightning)

    run, bar, stripe

  5. streakverb

    move quickly in a straight line

    "The plane streaked across the sky"

    blotch, mottle

  6. streakverb

    run naked in a public place

    blotch, mottle

  7. mottle, streak, blotchverb

    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. streakverb


Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. streaknoun

    stripe, wale, whelk, ridge, vein

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "streak":

    inoculate, spate

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How to use streak in a sentence?

  1. Draymond Green:

    We should have won this game tonight and continued on our winning streak, but we let another one get away, that’s kind of been the story line of the season.

  2. Dan Schnur:

    If you decide to perform comedy for a living, you've probably got a little bit of an anarchist streak.

  3. Matt Harvey:

    Winning Major League games are a lot of fun, especially where we’ve been at on the road the last couple months. It’s been frustrating. So we’ll definitely remember what winning is like again and get back out there and try to keep the streak going.

  4. Yasuo Sakuma:

    Japanese stocks look well supported considering the slump in commodity prices and a seven-day losing streak in the U.S. Dow Jones average.

  5. Bill Fay:

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

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