at the stroke of
Definition of at the stroke of
: exactly at They arrived at the stroke of midnight.
Word by Word Definitions
: to rub gently in one direction
: to flatter or pay attention to in a manner designed to reassure or persuade
: the act of striking
: a blow with a weapon or implement
: a single unbroken movement
: to mark with a short line
: to cancel by drawing a line through
: to set the stroke for (a rowing crew)
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