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striking (n):
the act of contacting one thing with another
Samples
repeated hitting raised a large bruise.
after three misses she finally got a hit

Related Words: hithitting
striking (n):
the physical coming together of two or more things
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contact with the pier scraped paint from the hull
Related Words: contactimpinging
striking (s):
having a quality that thrusts itself into attention
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an outstanding fact of our time is that nations poisoned by anti semitism proved less fortunate in regard to their own freedom.
a new theory is the most prominent feature of the book.
salient traits.
a spectacular rise in prices.
a striking thing about Picadilly Circus is the statue of Eros in the center.
a striking resemblance between parent and child

Related Words: salientspectacular
striking (s):
sensational in appearance or thrilling in effect
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a dramatic sunset.
a dramatic pause.
a spectacular display of northern lights.
it was a spectacular play.
his striking good looks always created a sensation

Related Words: dramatic
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A loaded wagon makes no noise

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People who are very rich do not feel the need to speak about their wealthy as they do not feel threatened in any way


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