What is streak?

  • (noun): A distinctive characteristic.
    Example: "He has a stubborn streak"; "a streak of wildness"
    See also — Additional definitions below

More definitions of "streak":

  • (verb): Move quickly in a straight line.
    Example: "The plane streaked across the sky"
  • (noun): A sudden flash (as of lightning).
  • (verb): Mark with spots or blotches of different color or shades of color as if stained.
    Synonyms: mottle, blotch
  • (noun): A marking of a different color or texture from the background.
    Synonyms: stripe
  • (verb): Run naked in a public place.
  • (noun): An unbroken series of events.
    Example: "Had a streak of bad luck"
    Synonyms: run

Famous quotes containing the word streak:

    No gray hairs streak my soul,
    no grandfatherly fondness there!
    I shake the world with the might of my voice,
    and walk—handsome,
    twentytwoyearold.
    Vladimir Mayakovsky (1893–1930)