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strike out

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of strike

  1. to show (something written) to be no longer valid by drawing a cross over or a line through it struck out all references to indecent matters Synonyms of strike out blue-pencil, cancel, cross (out), dele, delete, edit (out), elide, kill, scratch (out), x (out), stroke (out)Words Related to strike out blot out, efface, eradicate, erase, expunge, obliterate, root (out), rub out, wipe out; bleep, blip, clip, cut, excise, remove; bowdlerize, censor, clean (up), expurgate, launder, redact, red-pencil; abbreviate, crop, shorten; black out, repress, silence, suppressNear Antonyms of strike out stet


strike out

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of strike out

  1. to be unsuccessful their joint venture in Las Vegas struck out, and they hurriedly dissolved the partnership Synonyms of strike out bomb, collapse, crater, flame out, flop, flunk, fold, founder, miss, fail, tank, wash outWords Related to strike out flounder, struggle; decline, sink, skid, slip, slump, wane; crash, crumble, miscarry, misfire; go under; implode, self-destructNear Antonyms of strike out cook, flourish, prosper, thrive; prevail, triumph, winAntonyms of strike out click, come off, deliver, go, go over, pan out, succeed, work out



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