streaky


streaky

adjective \ˈstrē-kē\

: having or showing streaks

: good or successful at some times and bad or unsuccessful at others : not reliably or consistently good

streak·i·erstreak·i·est

Full Definition of STREAKY

1
:  marked with streaks <streaky bacon>
2
:  apprehensive <nervous and streaky>
3
:  apt to vary (as in effectiveness) :  unreliable
streak·i·ness noun

First Known Use of STREAKY

1722

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