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Synonyms for striking
ˈstraɪ kɪŋstrik·ing

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  1. striking

    Synonyms:
    impressive, affecting, admirable, wonderful, surprising,

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  1. contact, impinging, strikingnoun

    the physical coming together of two or more things

    "contact with the pier scraped paint from the hull"

    Synonyms:
    link, touch, liaison, impinging, physical contact, inter-group communication, tangency, hit, contact, middleman, contact lens, hitting

    Antonyms:
    unimpressive, inconspicuous, invisible

  2. hit, hitting, strikingadjective

    the act of contacting one thing with another

    "repeated hitting raised a large bruise"; "after three misses she finally got a hit"

    Synonyms:
    collision, impinging, strike, bang, smash, hit, contact, hitting, smasher

    Antonyms:
    inconspicuous, invisible, unimpressive

  3. dramatic, spectacular, strikingadjective

    sensational in appearance or thrilling in effect

    "a dramatic sunset"; "a dramatic pause"; "a spectacular display of northern lights"; "it was a spectacular play"; "his striking good looks always created a sensation"

    Synonyms:
    salient, spectacular, outstanding, dramatic, prominent

    Antonyms:
    inconspicuous, unimpressive, invisible

  4. outstanding, prominent, salient, spectacular, strikingadjective

    having a quality that thrusts itself into attention

    "an outstanding fact of our time is that nations poisoned by anti semitism proved less fortunate in regard to their own freedom"; "a new theory is the most prominent feature of the book"; "salient traits"; "a spectacular rise in prices"; "a striking thing about Picadilly Circus is the statue of Eros in the center"; "a striking resemblance between parent and child"

    Synonyms:
    salient(ip), large, prominent, owing(p), dramatic, spectacular, great, salient, outstanding, undischarged, big

    Antonyms:
    invisible, inconspicuous, unimpressive

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  1. strikingadjective

    Synonyms:
    affecting, impressive, surprising, astonishing, wonderful, extraordinary, STUNNING

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  1. strikingadjective

    Synonyms:
    impressive, noticeable, astonishing, surprising, forcible

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How to use striking in a sentence?

  1. Paul Lawson:

    His feet were rather striking features, suggesting... he had been in the habit of wearing high-heeled and pointed shoes, his calf muscle was high and well developed, such as found in women.

  2. Lu Jun:

    I feel the message is that the police want to suppress my calls for solidarity with these women rights activists, the second signal is that striking down NGOs is a priority.

  3. Roz Kidman Cox:

    This image is in one sense traditional -- a portrait. But what a striking one, and what magical animals, it is a symbolic reminder of the beauty of nature and how impoverished we are becoming as nature is diminished. It is an artwork worthy of hanging in any gallery in the world.

  4. Bob Casey:

    This Supreme Court nominee is being fast-tracked, first of all, because This Supreme Court nominee has been vetted by the two groups that matter : the Federalist Society and the Heritage Foundation, both groups totally committed to undoing, striking down the Affordable Care Act.

  5. Volker Turk:

    It is striking, there are many less people coming than last year, it's a combination of factors. As well as the new government, there are stronger activities against smuggling and trafficking. And the discovery of the mass graves last year also shocked people.


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