Definition of striking
: attracting attention or notice through unusual or conspicuous qualities a place of striking beauty
Examples of striking in a sentence
The poverty of the city is striking.
There is a striking resemblance between the girls.
an actress known for her striking good looks
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STRIKING Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of striking for English Language Learners
: unusual or extreme in a way that attracts attention
: very attractive especially in an unusual or interesting way
STRIKING Defined for Kids
Definition of striking for Students
: attracting attention : remarkable a striking resemblance
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