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striking

strik·ing

striking

 
 
pronunciation:
straI kIng
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Word Combinations (adjective)
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: outstanding; impressive.
The child's talent was striking, and there was no doubt he'd win the competition.His wife is a striking beauty.
synonyms:
impressive
antonyms:
ordinary, unimpressive
similar words:
awesome, dazzling, dramatic, extraordinary, fabulous, imposing, lively, magnificent, outstanding, splendid, stunning
definition 2: conspicuous or noticeable.
The difference between them is striking.She bears a striking resemblance to her mother.
synonyms:
conspicuous, notable, noticeable
antonyms:
unremarkable
similar words:
apparent, blatant, clear, distinct, dramatic, eminent, evident, exceptional, extraordinary, flagrant, glaring, manifest, marked, obvious, outstanding, prominent, showy, unmistakable
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derivations: strikingly (adv.), strikingness (n.)