Origin of strake
Related Words for strakesmear, variegate, spot, daub, band, fleck, stripe, slash, dapple, marble, vein, striate, strake
Examples from the Web for strake
Historical Examples of strake
In the language of scripture, "we strake sail, and so were driven."Yr Ynys Unyg
Julia de Winton
Yes, Strake,” said Roylance, “promotion for every one but the poor midshipman.
Would a bucket of sea-water revive him to make him tell us, Strake?
“Well done, Strake,” cried Syd, making a snatch at the line.
Yes, Strake, and each man has a glass, and those very instructions.
- a curved metal plate forming part of the metal rim on a wooden wheel
- any metal plate let into a rubber tyre