|stroke suomeksi||aivoverenkiertohäiriö, isku, lyönti, piirto, pyyhkäistä, pyyhkiä, silittää, silitys, sivellä, uintityyli, veto, vinoviiva|
: ux|en|She gave the cat a stroke.
: ux|en|a stroke on the chin
*: His hand fetcheth a stroke with the axe to cut down the tree.
*: He entered and won the whole kingdom of Naples without striking a stroke.
: the stroke of a birds wing in flying, or of an oar in rowing
: the stroke of a skater, swimmer, etc.
: a stroke of genius; a stroke of business; a master stroke of policy
: ux|en|on the stroke of midnight
: ux|en|butterfly stroke
: a stroke of apoplexy; the stroke of death
*: At this one stroke the man looked dead in law.
: A flash of lightning may be made up of several strokes. If they are separated by enough time for the eye to distinguish them, the lightning will appear to flicker.
*: in the day that the Lord bindeth up the breach of his people, and healeth the stroke of their wound
: to give some finishing strokes to an essay
*: where money beareth all the stroke
*: He has a great stroke with the reader.
: rfquotek|Jonathan Swift
*: He dried the falling drops, and, yet more kind, / He stroked her cheeks.
: to stroke a boat