streak (plural: streaks)
- An irregular line left from smearing or motion.
#: The picture I took out the car window had streaks.
- A continuous series of like events.
#: I hope I can keep up this streak of accomplishments.
- The color of the powder of a mineral. So called, because a simple field test for a mineral is to streak it against unglazed white porcelain.
- A moth of the family Geometridae Chesias legatella (see w:Streak (moth)).
- A tendency or characteristic, but not a dominant or pervasive one.
#: She's a quiet, bookish person, but she has a rebellious streak.
trans-top|an irregular line left from smearing or motion
Finnish: juova, raita, viiru
French: raie f
German: Schliere f
trans-top|continuous series of events
trans-top|color of mineral powder
trans-top|non-dominant tendency or characteristic
to streak (streaks, streaked, streaking)
- to have or obtain streaks;
#: If you clean a window in direct sunlight, it will streak.
- slang to run naked in public
#: It was a pleasant game until some guy went streaking across the field.
- to create streaks
#: You will streak a window by cleaning it in direct sunlight.
trans-top|to have or obtain streaks
Finnish: tulla juovikas|juovikkaaksi
trans-top|to run naked in public
trans-top|to create streaks
talk a blue streak