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striking

adjective

: unusual or extreme in a way that attracts attention

: very attractive especially in an unusual or interesting way

Full Definition of STRIKING

:  attracting attention or notice through unusual or conspicuous qualities <a place of striking beauty>
strik·ing·ly adverb

Examples of STRIKING

  1. The poverty of the city is striking.
  2. There is a striking resemblance between the girls.
  3. an actress known for her striking good looks

First Known Use of STRIKING

1725

Rhymes with STRIKING

May 29, 2015
bodacious Hear it
unmistakable, remarkable, or voluptuous
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