stroy

[ stroi ]
/ strɔɪ /
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verb (used with object) Archaic.

to destroy.

Nearby words

  1. stroppy,
  2. strother,
  3. stroud,
  4. strove,
  5. strow,
  6. strozzi,
  7. strozzi, bernardo,
  8. struck,
  9. struck jury,
  10. struck measure

Origin of stroy

1400–50; late Middle English stroyen, aphetic variant of destroyen to destroy

Related formsstroy·er, noun

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British Dictionary definitions for stroy

stroy

/ (strɔɪ) /

verb

an archaic variant of destroy
Derived Formsstroyer, noun

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