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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To have sounded, such as a bell or chimes. Also: To have delivered a blow.

Usage examples (36)
  • The world is all gates, all opportunities, strings of tension waiting to be struck.
  • I know these are old questions, but the title struck me this morning.
  • Then the years-old meaning of the term struck home, and I think I gasped.
  • I can only assume the title struck a chord as I know nothing else about it. for more
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