strike (someone) as

Definition of strike (someone) as

  1. to cause (someone) to think about someone or something in a particular way It strikes me as peculiar that she left without a word. Her comment struck me as odd. She strikes us as a very qualified candidate.

Word by Word Definitions

strikeplay
  1. :  to take a course :  go

    :  to aim and usually deliver a blow, stroke, or thrust (as with the hand, a weapon, or a tool)

    :  to arrive with detrimental effect

  1. :  a tool for smoothing a surface (as of a mold)

    :  an act or instance of striking

    :  a work stoppage by a body of workers to enforce compliance with demands made on an employer

someoneplay
  1. :  some person :  somebody


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