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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. Hillary Clinton:

    Hillary Clinton got what she needed in New York, a solid victory that stopped Bernie Sanders’s weeks-long winning streak … By the end of next week’s contests in Pennsylvania, Maryland, Connecticut, Rhode Island and Delaware, her lead in pledged delegates in all likelihood will be insurmountable … [ By May ] turning around public perceptions will be crucial if she hopes not just to win the presidency but to be able to rally the country behind her agenda … Trump’s problems do not diminish the fact that, standing alone, Hillary Clinton looks much weaker than recent nominees … The damage to Hillary Clinton from her battle with Bernie Sanders is borne out in the latest NBC News-Wall Street Journal poll. The longer this race has gone on, the more Hillary Clinton has shown vulnerabilities. The top-line number that caught the eyes of so many analysts shows Hillary Clinton now in a dead heat with [ Bernie ] Sanders nationally — ahead of Bernie Sanders by just two percentage points, 50 to 48percent.

  2. Caroline Steer:

    I always told her I would do the same for her in a heartbeat when she was running for me, so I started my own streak.

  3. Robert Boland:

    The NFL has typically won most of the appeals, but they're on a bit of a losing streak lately.

  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. 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.

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