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See definition of strake on Dictionary.com
  • as instreak
  • as instriate
  • as invariegate

synonyms for strake

  • smear
  • band
  • dapple
  • daub
  • fleck
  • marble
  • slash
  • spot
  • striate
  • stripe
  • variegate
  • vein
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How to use strake in a sentence

"I've got one-fraction of an inch play, at any rate," said the garboard-strake, triumphantly.
KIPLING STORIES AND POEMS EVERY CHILD SHOULD KNOW, BOOK IIRUDYARD KIPLING
Keel outside garboard strake, inclusive of thickness of keelband, (p. 151) if any, shall not exceed in depth 1½ in.
YACHTING VOL. 2VARIOUS.
He passed with long strides from rock to rock, and returned dragging wildly sometimes a rider, sometimes a binding strake.
TOILERS OF THE SEAVICTOR HUGO
The most forward of them he strake from his horse, and brake his thigh with the fall.
THE LIVES OF THE III NORMANS, KINGS OF ENGLAND: WILLIAM THE FIRST, WILLIAM THE SECOND, HENRIE THE FIRSTJOHN HAYWARD
Tobias met his father at the door, and strake of the gall on his father's eyes, saying: Be of good hope, my father.
THE WORLDS GREATEST BOOKS, VOLUME XIII.VARIOUS
Her slim black body, her white, beautifully set sails—not a strake or an inch of canvas on her that he did not know and love.
THE WIND BLOWETHBRIAN OSWALD DONN-BYRNE
Whenever one half of the length of the strake of flax is heckled, it is turned round to heckle the other half.
A DICTIONARY OF ARTS, MANUFACTURES AND MINESANDREW URE
One shot more vvas then made, which strake the foote of the fort vvall, which vvas all massiue timber of great trees like Mastes.
A SVMMARIE AND TRVE DISCOVRSE OF SIR FRANCES DRAKES VVEST INDIAN VOYAGERICHARD FIELD
The upper strake of my boat I also painted yellow, and to finish off christened my craft the "Yellow Boy."
JETHOUE. R. SUFFLING
Sir Matthew spake no worde, but strake his horse with the spurrs sorer than he dyde before.
HIGHWAYS AND BYWAYS IN THE BORDERANDREW LANG
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO STRAKE

  • band
  • dapple
  • daub
  • fleck
  • marble
  • slash
  • smear
  • spot
  • strake
  • striate
  • stripe
  • variegate
  • vein
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.