stroke englannista suomeksi
silittää, hivellä, sivellä
aivoverenkiertohäiriö, aivohalvaus, aivoinfarkti
An act of stroking (gloss).
(RQ:Bacon Henry )
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.
2006 Feb. 3, Graham Linehan, ''The IT Crowd'', Season 1, Episode 2:
- Subject: Fire. Dear Sir-stroke-Madam: I am writing to inform you of a fire which has broken out at the premises of... No. That's too formal.
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.
(quote-book)|Eulogius: Or, The Charitable Mason|text=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.
An addition or amendment to a written composition; a touch(defdate).
A throb or beat, as of the heart.
(RQ:More Robinson Utopia)
(RQ:Swift Polite Conversation)
2009, Mark Widdowson, ''Transactional Analysis: 100 Key Points and Techniques'' (page 246)
- Not providing a stroke to a client can sometimes facilitate the client in becoming aware of their neediness or desire for approval. By not giving a stroke, the client's need is brought to the surface, where it is amenable to change, (..)
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)