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streak

Synonyms of streak in English:

noun

  • 1 a streak of orange light appeared in the east
    band, line, strip, stripe, vein, slash, bar;
    ray, finger, pencil, stroke;
    trace, touch, fleck, dash
    technicalstria, striation, lane
  • 2 the damp grass had left green streaks on her legs
    informalsplodge, splotch
  • 3 a streak of lightning
    bolt, shaft, flash, beam
  • 4 Tammy had a streak of self-destructiveness
    element, vein, trace, touch, dash, strain;
    trait, characteristic
  • 5 I suppose my winning streak had to come to an end eventually
    series
    British informalpatch
  • verb

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  • 1 the sky was streaked with red
    stripe, band, bar, fleck
    technicalstriate
    archaicfreak
  • 2 overalls streaked with maroon paint
    mark, daub, smear, smudge, stain
    informalsplodge, splotch
  • 3 Miranda streaked across the road
    race, dash, rush, run, sprint, bolt, dart, gallop, career, charge, shoot, hurtle, hare, bound, fly, speed, zoom, go hell for leather, plunge, dive, whisk, scurry, scuttle, scamper, scramble
    informaltear, belt, pelt, scoot, zap, zip, whip, step on it, get a move on, hotfoot it, leg it, steam, put on some speed, go like a bat out of hell, burn rubber
    British informalbomb, go like the clappers, bucket, put one's foot down
    Scottish informalwheech
    North American informalboogie, hightail it, clip, barrel, get the lead out
    informal, , datedcut along
    North American vulgar slangdrag/tear/haul ass
    literaryfleet
    archaicpost, hie, haste
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