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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A light touch with the hands.

Usage examples (34)
  • Noun : The crawl is a rapid stroke. ,His style revealed the stroke of a master. ,to refuse to do a stroke of work. ,a bold stroke for liberty....
  • It reads like you are more interested in stroking your ego than responding to criticism. —
  • Doesn't that kind of stroking, you know, tend to co-opt a reporter?
  • This was the kind of stroking they liked -- not overdone, with them continually in motion. for more
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