noun \ˈstrig\

Definition of strig



  1. 1a :  the footstalk of a leaf or flower b dialectal, England :  the rachis of a hop strobile c :  the fruiting raceme of the common currant

  2. 2 :  a thin narrow part or attachment of various tools

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Origin and Etymology of strig

perhaps alteration of 1string

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to criticize severely

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