English to Binisaya - Cebuano Dictionary and Thesaurus.

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strike : aklas (v.); bagdos (v.); bakbak (v.); estrayik (v.); hapak (v.); hapos (v.); kadlit (v.); pika (v.); pagpukpok (n.); tundok (v.); welga (n.)

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strike
n. (act)1. strike, work stoppagea group's refusal to work in protest against low pay or bad work conditions.; "the strike lasted more than a month before it was settled"
~ job actiona temporary action by workers to protest management decision or to make demands.
~ sit-down, sit-down strikea strike in which workers refuse to leave the workplace until a settlement is reached.
~ sympathetic strike, sympathy strikea strike in support of other workers who are on strike; a strike not resulting from direct grievances against the workers' employer.
~ walkouta strike in which the workers walk out.
~ wildcat strikea strike undertaken by workers without approval from the officials of their union.
n. (act)2. strikean attack that is intended to seize or inflict damage on or destroy an objective.; "the strike was scheduled to begin at dawn"
~ attack, onrush, onset, onslaught(military) an offensive against an enemy (using weapons).; "the attack began at dawn"
~ first strikethe initial use of nuclear weapons to attack a country that also has nuclear weapons; considered feasible only when the attacker can destroy the other country's ability to retaliate.; "the Pakistani president promised no first strike against India"
~ surgical strikean attack (usually without prior warning) intended to deal only with a specific target.
~ preventive attack, preventive strikea strike that is carried out in order to deter expected aggression by hostile forces.
n. (event)3. rap, strike, tapa gentle blow.
~ blow, bumpan impact (as from a collision).; "the bump threw him off the bicycle"
n. (act)4. strike, ten-strikea score in tenpins: knocking down all ten with the first ball.; "he finished with three strikes in the tenth frame"
~ scorethe act of scoring in a game or sport.; "the winning score came with less than a minute left to play"
n. (act)5. strike(baseball) a pitch that the batter swings at and misses, or that the batter hits into foul territory, or that the batter does not swing at but the umpire judges to be in the area over home plate and between the batter's knees and shoulders.; "this pitcher throws more strikes than balls"
~ pitch, delivery(baseball) the act of throwing a baseball by a pitcher to a batter.
n. (act)6. bang, hit, smash, smasher, strikea conspicuous success.; "that song was his first hit and marked the beginning of his career"; "that new Broadway show is a real smasher"; "the party went with a bang"
~ successan attainment that is successful.; "his success in the marathon was unexpected"; "his new play was a great success"
~ megahit, smash hit, blockbusteran unusually successful hit with widespread popularity and huge sales (especially a movie or play or recording or novel).
~ sleeperan unexpected hit.; "that movie was the sleeper of the summer"
v. (contact)7. strikedeliver a sharp blow, as with the hand, fist, or weapon.; "The teacher struck the child"; "the opponent refused to strike"; "The boxer struck the attacker dead"
~ touchmake physical contact with, come in contact with.; "Touch the stone for good luck"; "She never touched her husband"
~ jabstrike or punch with quick and short blows.
~ dab, pathit lightly.; "pat him on the shoulder"
~ bunt, buttto strike, thrust or shove against.; "He butted his sister out of the way"; "The goat butted the hiker with his horns"
~ collide with, impinge on, hit, run into, strikehit against; come into sudden contact with.; "The car hit a tree"; "He struck the table with his elbow"
~ knock, strike harddeliver a sharp blow or push :.; "He knocked the glass clear across the room"
~ knock down, push down, pull down, cut down, downcause to come or go down.; "The policeman downed the heavily armed suspect"; "The mugger knocked down the old lady after she refused to hand over her wallet"
~ spurstrike with a spur.
~ beak, peck, pickhit lightly with a picking motion.
~ tap, tipstrike lightly.; "He tapped me on the shoulder"
~ hewstrike with an axe; cut down, strike.; "hew an oak"
~ sideswipestrike from the side.
~ lash, whipstrike as if by whipping.; "The curtain whipped her face"
~ beathit repeatedly.; "beat on the door"; "beat the table with his shoe"
~ beatstrike (a part of one's own body) repeatedly, as in great emotion or in accompaniment to music.; "beat one's breast"; "beat one's foot rhythmically"
~ sclaffstrike (the ground) in making a sclaff.
~ cloutstrike hard, especially with the fist.; "He clouted his attacker"
~ knap, rapstrike sharply.; "rap him on the knuckles"
~ chopstrike sharply, as in some sports.
~ slaphit with something flat, like a paddle or the open hand.; "The impatient teacher slapped the student"; "a gunshot slapped him on the forehead"
~ sclaffstrike (a golf ball) such that the ground is scraped first.
~ batter, buffet, knock aboutstrike against forcefully.; "Winds buffeted the tent"
v. (emotion)8. affect, impress, move, strikehave an emotional or cognitive impact upon.; "This child impressed me as unusually mature"; "This behavior struck me as odd"
~ infectaffect in a contagious way.; "His laughter infects everyone who is in the same room"
~ surprisecause to be surprised.; "The news really surprised me"
~ ingrain, impress, instillproduce or try to produce a vivid impression of.; "Mother tried to ingrain respect for our elders in us"
~ awakenmake aware.; "They were awakened to the sad facts"
~ incite, motivate, prompt, actuate, propel, movegive an incentive for action.; "This moved me to sacrifice my career"
~ engraveimpress or affect deeply.; "The event engraved itself into her memory"
~ strike dumbrender speechless, as by surprising or shocking.; "we were struck dumb by the candidate's announcement"
~ zapstrike suddenly and with force.; "This show zaps the viewers with some shocking scenes"
~ jaraffect in a disagreeable way.; "This play jarred the audience"
~ hit home, strike a note, strike home, strike a chordrefer to or be relevant or familiar to.; "I hope this message hits home!"
~ smiteaffect suddenly with deep feeling.; "He was smitten with love for this young girl"
~ cloudmake gloomy or depressed.; "Their faces were clouded with sadness"
~ piercemove or affect (a person's emotions or bodily feelings) deeply or sharply.; "The cold pierced her bones"; "Her words pierced the students"
~ impressimpress positively.; "The young chess player impressed her audience"
~ sweep off, sweep awayoverwhelm emotionally.; "Her swept her away"
~ disturb, trouble, upsetmove deeply.; "This book upset me"; "A troubling thought"
~ touch, stiraffect emotionally.; "A stirring movie"; "I was touched by your kind letter of sympathy"
~ movearouse sympathy or compassion in.; "Her fate moved us all"
~ feel, experienceundergo an emotional sensation or be in a particular state of mind.; "She felt resentful"; "He felt regret"
~ saddenmake unhappy.; "The news of her death saddened me"
~ alienatemake withdrawn or isolated or emotionally dissociated.; "the boring work alienated his employees"
~ come to, hit, strikecause to experience suddenly.; "Panic struck me"; "An interesting idea hit her"; "A thought came to me"; "The thought struck terror in our minds"; "They were struck with fear"
v. (contact)9. collide with, hit, impinge on, run into, strikehit against; come into sudden contact with.; "The car hit a tree"; "He struck the table with his elbow"
~ stubstrike (one's toe) accidentally against an object.; "She stubbed her toe in the dark and now it's broken"
~ touchmake physical contact with, come in contact with.; "Touch the stone for good luck"; "She never touched her husband"
~ pinghit with a pinging noise.; "The bugs pinged the lamp shade"
~ spang, bangleap, jerk, bang.; "Bullets spanged into the trees"
~ rear-endcollide with the rear end of.; "The car rear-ended me"
~ broadsidecollide with the broad side of.; "her car broad-sided mine"
~ connectland on or hit solidly.; "The brick connected on her head, knocking her out"
~ spatstrike with a sound like that of falling rain.; "Bullets were spatting the leaves"
~ thudstrike with a dull sound.; "Bullets were thudding against the wall"
~ bottomstrike the ground, as with a ship's bottom.
~ bottom outhit the ground.; "the car bottomed out where the driveway meets the road"
~ bump, knockknock against with force or violence.; "My car bumped into the tree"
~ bump into, jar against, knock against, butt against, run intocollide violently with an obstacle.; "I ran into the telephone pole"
~ strikedeliver a sharp blow, as with the hand, fist, or weapon.; "The teacher struck the child"; "the opponent refused to strike"; "The boxer struck the attacker dead"
~ clash, collidecrash together with violent impact.; "The cars collided"; "Two meteors clashed"
~ glancehit at an angle.
v. (competition)10. hit, strikemake a strategic, offensive, assault against an enemy, opponent, or a target.; "The Germans struck Poland on Sept. 1, 1939"; "We must strike the enemy's oil fields"; "in the fifth inning, the Giants struck, sending three runners home to win the game 5 to 2"
~ attack, assaillaunch an attack or assault on; begin hostilities or start warfare with.; "Hitler attacked Poland on September 1, 1939 and started World War II"; "Serbian forces assailed Bosnian towns all week"
~ slicehit a ball so that it causes a backspin.
~ chophit sharply.
~ strokestrike a ball with a smooth blow.
~ shoot, pip, hithit with a missile from a weapon.
~ strike back, retaliatemake a counterattack and return like for like, especially evil for evil.; "The Empire strikes back"; "The Giants struck back and won the opener"; "The Israeli army retaliated for the Hamas bombing"
~ hit, strikeaffect or afflict suddenly, usually adversely.; "We were hit by really bad weather"; "He was stricken with cancer when he was still a teenager"; "The earthquake struck at midnight"
v. (communication)11. strikeindicate (a certain time) by striking.; "The clock struck midnight"; "Just when I entered, the clock struck"
~ record, register, read, showindicate a certain reading; of gauges and instruments.; "The thermometer showed thirteen degrees below zero"; "The gauge read `empty'"
v. (contact)12. hit, strikeaffect or afflict suddenly, usually adversely.; "We were hit by really bad weather"; "He was stricken with cancer when he was still a teenager"; "The earthquake struck at midnight"
~ affect, bear upon, bear on, impact, touch on, touchhave an effect upon.; "Will the new rules affect me?"
~ strike, hitmake a strategic, offensive, assault against an enemy, opponent, or a target.; "The Germans struck Poland on Sept. 1, 1939"; "We must strike the enemy's oil fields"; "in the fifth inning, the Giants struck, sending three runners home to win the game 5 to 2"
v. (social)13. strike, walk outstop work in order to press demands.; "The auto workers are striking for higher wages"; "The employees walked out when their demand for better benefits was not met"
~ dissent, protest, resistexpress opposition through action or words.; "dissent to the laws of the country"
v. (stative)14. fall, shine, striketouch or seem as if touching visually or audibly.; "Light fell on her face"; "The sun shone on the fields"; "The light struck the golden necklace"; "A strange sound struck my ears"
~ come about, hap, happen, occur, take place, go on, fall out, pass off, passcome to pass.; "What is happening?"; "The meeting took place off without an incidence"; "Nothing occurred that seemed important"
v. (social)15. come to, strikeattain.; "The horse finally struck a pace"
~ achieve, attain, accomplish, reachto gain with effort.; "she achieved her goal despite setbacks"
v. (contact)16. hit, strikeproduce by manipulating keys or strings of musical instruments, also metaphorically.; "The pianist strikes a middle C"; "strike `z' on the keyboard"; "her comments struck a sour note"
~ touchmake physical contact with, come in contact with.; "Touch the stone for good luck"; "She never touched her husband"
v. (change)17. strikecause to form (an electric arc) between electrodes of an arc lamp.; "strike an arc"
~ shape, formgive shape or form to.; "shape the dough"; "form the young child's character"
~ strikeproduce by ignition or a blow.; "strike fire from the flintstone"; "strike a match"
v. (possession)18. attain, chance on, chance upon, come across, come upon, discover, fall upon, happen upon, light upon, strikefind unexpectedly.; "the archeologists chanced upon an old tomb"; "she struck a goldmine"; "The hikers finally struck the main path to the lake"
~ regain, findcome upon after searching; find the location of something that was missed or lost.; "Did you find your glasses?"; "I cannot find my gloves!"
v. (creation)19. strikeproduce by ignition or a blow.; "strike fire from the flintstone"; "strike a match"
~ strikecause to form (an electric arc) between electrodes of an arc lamp.; "strike an arc"
~ create, makemake or cause to be or to become.; "make a mess in one's office"; "create a furor"
v. (contact)20. excise, expunge, scratch, strikeremove by erasing or crossing out or as if by drawing a line.; "Please strike this remark from the record"; "scratch that remark"
~ delete, cancelremove or make invisible.; "Please delete my name from your list"
v. (perception)21. come to, hit, strikecause to experience suddenly.; "Panic struck me"; "An interesting idea hit her"; "A thought came to me"; "The thought struck terror in our minds"; "They were struck with fear"
~ impress, strike, affect, movehave an emotional or cognitive impact upon.; "This child impressed me as unusually mature"; "This behavior struck me as odd"
v. (motion)22. hit, strikedrive something violently into a location.; "he hit his fist on the table"; "she struck her head on the low ceiling"
~ move, displacecause to move or shift into a new position or place, both in a concrete and in an abstract sense.; "Move those boxes into the corner, please"; "I'm moving my money to another bank"; "The director moved more responsibilities onto his new assistant"
~ smashhit violently.; "She smashed her car against the guard rail"
v. (motion)23. assume, strike, take, take upoccupy or take on.; "He assumes the lotus position"; "She took her seat on the stage"; "We took our seats in the orchestra"; "She took up her position behind the tree"; "strike a pose"
~ movemove so as to change position, perform a nontranslational motion.; "He moved his hand slightly to the right"
~ fill, occupy, takeassume, as of positions or roles.; "She took the job as director of development"; "he occupies the position of manager"; "the young prince will soon occupy the throne"
v. (creation)24. coin, mint, strikeform by stamping, punching, or printing.; "strike coins"; "strike a medal"
~ create from raw material, create from raw stuffmake from scratch.
v. (contact)25. strickle, strikesmooth with a strickle.; "strickle the grain in the measure"
~ smooth, smoothenmake smooth or smoother, as if by rubbing.; "smooth the surface of the wood"
~ even, even out, level, flushmake level or straight.; "level the ground"
v. (contact)26. strikepierce with force.; "The bullet struck her thigh"; "The icy wind struck through our coats"
~ penetrate, perforatepass into or through, often by overcoming resistance.; "The bullet penetrated her chest"
v. (cognition)27. strikearrive at after reckoning, deliberating, and weighing.; "strike a balance"; "strike a bargain"
~ figure out, puzzle out, solve, lick, work out, workfind the solution to (a problem or question) or understand the meaning of.; "did you solve the problem?"; "Work out your problems with the boss"; "this unpleasant situation isn't going to work itself out"; "did you get it?"; "Did you get my meaning?"; "He could not work the math problem"