Definition of strike in
(Entry 1 of 2)
1 obsolete : to enter into competition : try advises me to strike in for some preferment— Jonathan Swift
2 obsolete : to associate as a confederate or collaborator strike in with him and help him to dupe his father— John Dryden
3a archaic : to fall into or express agreement a shifting adversary … will strike in with any opinion— Richard Bentley †1742
b obsolete : to prove compatible : fit in
4 : to intervene or interrupt in a sudden or unexpected manner strike in with a foolish suggestion
5 : to disappear from the surface with subsequent internal effects lived only a few days after the disease struck in
Definition of strike-in (Entry 2 of 2)
: the relative penetration of ink into paper that is being printed
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