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stroy

[ stroi ]
/ strɔɪ /
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verb (used with object) Archaic.
to destroy.
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Origin of stroy

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

OTHER WORDS FROM stroy

stroyer, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for stroy

stroy
/ (strɔɪ) /

verb
an archaic variant of destroy

Derived forms of stroy

stroyer, noun
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