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Attack with machine guns or cannon fire from a low-flying plane; "civilians were strafed in an effort to force the country's surrender"


Attack with machine guns or cannon fire from a low-flying plane; "civilians were strafed in an effort to force the country's surrender"


Become stretched or tense or taut;
The general meaning or substance of an utterance;
Test the limits of; "You are trying my patience!"
A succession of notes forming a distinctive sequence;
A special variety of domesticated animals within a species;
(biology) a group of organisms within a species that differ in trivial ways from similar groups;
(physics) deformation of a physical body under the action of applied forces
Injury to a muscle (often caused by overuse); results in swelling and pain
(psychology) nervousness resulting from mental stress;
Difficulty that causes worry or emotional tension;
A group of bacteria or viruses that are genetically distinct from other groups of the same species.
Cause to be tense and uneasy or nervous or anxious;
Alter the shape of (something) by stress; "His body was deformed by leprosy"
To exert much effort or energy;
Use to


A very slender natural or synthetic fiber
Bring to the ground; "the storm grounded the ship"
Leaves without transport.
Drive (a vessel) ashore
A necklace made by a stringing objects together; "a string of beads"; "a strand of pearls";
Line consisting of a complex of fibers or filaments that are twisted together to form a thread or a rope or a cable
A pattern forming a unity within a larger structural whole; "he tried to pick up the strands of his former life"; "I could hear several melodic strands simultaneously"
A street in west central London famous for its theaters and hotels
A poetic term for a shore (as the area periodically covered and uncovered by the tides)


(adv.) Strangely.
(superl.) Belonging to another country; foreign.
(superl.) Of or pertaining to others; not one's own; not pertaining to one's self; not domestic.
(superl.) Not before known, heard, or seen; new.
(superl.) Not according to the common way; novel; odd; unusual; irregular; extraordinary; unnatural; queer.
(superl.) Reserved; distant in deportment.
(superl.) Backward; slow.
(superl.) Not familiar; unaccustomed; inexperienced.
(v. i.) To be estranged or alienated.
(v. i.) To wonder; to be astonished.
(v. t.) To alienate; to estrange.


(n.) A bed of earth or rock of one kind, formed by natural causes, and consisting usually of a series of layers, which form a rock as it lies between beds of other kinds. Also used figuratively.
(n.) A bed or layer artificially made; a course.


(n.) A form of clouds in which they are arranged in a horizontal band or layer. See Cloud.


Austrian composer of waltzes (1804-1849)
Austrian composer and son of Strauss the Elder; composed many famous waltzes and became known as the `waltz king' (1825-1899)
German composer of many operas; collaborated with librettist Hugo von Hoffmannsthal to produce several operas (1864-1949)


(imp. & p. p.) of Stray


(n.) One who strays; a wanderer.


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"
A distinctive characteristic; "he has a stubborn streak"; "a streak of wildness"
Mark with spots or blotches of different color or shades of color as if stained
A sudden flash (as of lightning)
Run naked in a public place
An unbroken series of events; "had a streak of bad luck"; "Nicklaus had a run of birdies"
Move quickly in a straight line; "The plane streaked across the sky"


Dominant course (suggestive of running water) of successive events or ideas; "two streams of development run through American history"; "stream of consciousness"; "the flow of thought"; "the current of history"
A natural body of running water flowing on or under the earth
Something that resembles a flowing stream in moving continuously; "a stream of people emptied from the terminal"; "the museum had planned carefully for the flow of visitors"
Exude profusely; "She was streaming with sweat"; "His nose streamed blood"
Move in large numbers; "people were pouring out of the theater"; "beggars pullulated in the plaza"
Flow freely and abundantly; "Tears streamed down her face"
To extend, wave or float outward, as if in the wind; "their manes streamed like stiff black pennants in the wind"
Rain heavily; "Put on your rain coat-- it's pouring outside!"
The act of flowing or streaming; continuous progression


(a.) Abounding with streams, or with running water; streamful.
(a.) Resembling a stream; issuing in a stream.


A thoroughfare (usually including sidewalks) that is lined with buildings; "they walked the streets of the small town"; "he lives on Nassau Street"
The part of a thoroughfare between the sidewalks; the part of the thoroughfare on which vehicles travel; "be careful crossing the street"
People living or working on the same street; "the whole street protested the absence of street lights"
A situation offering opportunities; "he worked both sides of the street"; "cooperation is a two-way street"
The streets of a city viewed as a depressed environment in which there is poverty and crime and prostitution and dereliction; "she tried to keep her children off the street"


(n.) Act of stretching, or state of being stretched; reach; effort; struggle; strain; as, a stretch of the limbs; a stretch of the imagination.
(n.) A continuous line or surface; a continuous space of time; as, grassy stretches of land.
(n.) The extent to which anything may be stretched.
(n.) The reach or extent of a vessel's progress on one tack; a tack or board.
(n.) Course; direction; as, the stretch of seams of coal.
(v. i.) To be extended; to be drawn out in length or in breadth, or both; to spread; to reach; as, the iron road stretches across the continent; the lake stretches over fifty square miles.
(v. i.) To extend or spread one's self, or one's limbs; as, the lazy man yawns and stretches.
(v. i.) To be extended, or to bear extension, without breaking, as elastic or ductile substances.
(v. i.) To strain the truth; to exaggerate; as, a man apt to stretch in his report of facts.
(v. i.) To sail by the wind under press of canvas; as, the ship stretched to the eastward.
(v. t.) To reach out; to extend; to put forth.
(v. t.) To draw out to the full length; to cause to extend in a straight line; as, to stretch a cord or rope.
(v. t.) To cause to extend in breadth; to spread; to expand; as, to stretch cloth; to stretch the wings.
(v. t.) To make tense; to tighten; to distend forcibly.
(v. t.) To draw or pull out to greater length; to strain; as, to stretch a tendon or muscle.
(v. t.) To exaggerate; to extend too far; as, to stretch the truth; to stretch one's credit.


(n.) The crowding of answer upon subject near the end of a fugue.
(n.) In an opera or oratorio, a coda, or winding up, in an accelerated time.


Also (struth) exclamation British informal used to express surprise or dismay.