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streaky

[stree-kee]
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adjective, streak·i·er, streak·i·est.
  1. occurring in streaks or a streak.
  2. marked with or characterized by streaks.
  3. varying or uneven in quality.

Origin of streaky

First recorded in 1660–70; streak + -y1
Related formsstreak·i·ly, adverbstreak·i·ness, noun
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streaky

adjective streakier or streakiest
  1. marked with streaks
  2. occurring in streaks
  3. (of bacon) having alternate layers of meat and fat
  4. of varying or uneven quality
Derived Formsstreakily, adverbstreakiness, noun
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