stroke englannista suomeksi
silittää, hivellä, sivellä
aivoverenkiertohäiriö, aivohalvaus, aivoinfarkti
An act of stroking (gloss).
- His hand fetcheth a stroke with the axe to cut down the tree.
(RQ:Bacon Henry )
- He likewise entered and won in effect the whole kingdom of Naples itself, without striking stroke.
A single movement with a tool.
An act of striking with a weapon
One of a series of beats or movements against a resisting medium, by means of which movement through or upon it is accomplished.
A powerful or sudden effort by which something is done, produced, or accomplished; also, something done or accomplished by such an effort.
A line of a Chinese, Japanese or Korean character.
A style, a single movement within a style.
(quote-book)|chapter=7| title=http://openlibrary.org/works/OL5535161W Mr. Pratt's Patients| passage=Old Applegate, in the stern, just set and looked at me, and Lord James, amidship, waved both arms and kept hollering for help. I took a couple of everlasting big strokes and managed to grab hold of the skiff's rail, close to the stern.
1767, (w), ''Eulogius: Or, The Charitable Mason''
- At this one stroke the man look'd dead in law.
The oar nearest the stern of a boat, by which the other oars are guided.
An individual discharge of lightning.
The result or effect of a striking; injury or affliction; soreness.
- in the day that the Lord bindeth up the breach of his people, and healeth the stroke of their wound
An addition or amendment to a written composition; a touch.
A throb or beat, as of the heart.
1551, (w) ''More's Utopia''
- where money beareth all the stroke
- He has a great stroke with the reader.
(RQ:Swift Polite Conversatio)
- ''Lady Answ''. God bless you, colonel, you have a good stroke with you.''Col'': O, madam, formerly I could eat all, but now I leave nothing; I eat but one meal a day.
- He dried the falling drops, and, yet more kind, / He stroked her cheeks.
To hit the ball with the bat in a flowing motion.
To give a finely fluted surface to.
To row the stroke oar of.
Any striking or hitting motion:
A strike or hit from a weapon or instrument of torture
A strike or hit from one's hands or other limbs
A strike or hit from a tool against an object.
The force of death; the origin or effect of one's demise.
The feeling of an intense emotion or mood.
The process of making a striking or hitting motion.
A loud sound caused by weather (gloss)
The result of a striking or hitting motion; a wound.
A jerking or pulsing motion (gloss)