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strokes

noun
plural of stroke

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strokes

verb
present tense third-person singular of stroke

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1 to touch or handle in a tender or loving manner
  • the young mother gently stroked the sleeping child's brow and then leaned over and kissed him

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“Strokes.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/strokes. Accessed 28 Oct. 2021.

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