Strook \Strook\, obs. imp. of {Strike}. --Dryden. [1913 Webster]

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  • Strook — Strook, n. A stroke. [Obs.] Chaucer. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • strook — /strook/, v. Scot. and North Eng. a pt. and pp. of strike. * * * …   Universalium

  • strook — obsolete variant of struck * * * strook «struk», verb. Obsolete. struck; a past participle of strike. * * * strook(e, en see strike v., stroke …   Useful english dictionary

  • bı̏strook — (bistròok) prid. 〈odr. ī/bistròokī〉 koji ima bistro (oštro) oko, koji bistro i jasno gleda; bistrovid …   Veliki rječnik hrvatskoga jezika

  • strike — strikeless, adj. /struyk/, v., struck or (Obs.) strook; struck or (esp. for 31 34) stricken or (Obs.) strook; striking; n., adj. v.t. 1. to deal a blow or stroke to (a person or thing), as with the fist, a weapon, or a hammer; hit …   Universalium

  • strooke — /strōk/ noun (obsolete) A stroke • • • Main Entry: ↑strook * * * strook(e, en see strike v., stroke …   Useful english dictionary

  • juge d'in|struc|tion — «zhooZH dan strook syawn», plural. juges d in|struc|tion «zhooZH dan strook syawn». French. an examining magistrate authorized to interrogate witnesses and suspects …   Useful english dictionary

  • ABRAMS, ROBERT — (1938– ), U.S. politician, attorney general of New York. Abrams received his B.A. from Columbia College in 1960 and graduated from New York University School of Law in 1963. In 1965, he was elected at the age of 27 to the first of three terms in… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • HAUSER, RITA ELEANOR — (1934– ), U.S. lawyer and U.N. representative known for her interests in world peace, human rights, and philanthropic ideals. The elder of two daughters of Nathan and Frieda Abrams, Hauser received her B.A. from Hunter College in 1954, did… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • HELLER, ẒEVI HIRSCH — (1776–1834), Galician and Hungarian rabbi. Born in Zamoscz, Galicia, Heller was already noted for his acumen in his youth and was designated Hirsch Ḥarif ( Hirsch, the sharp witted ). His first rabbinate was in Brugl, Silesia, and in 1817 he was… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

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