1. strike up start playing
  2. strike pay money paid to strikers from union funds
  3. strikeout an out resulting from the batter getting three strikes
  4. strike deliver a sharp blow, as with the hand, fist, or weapon
  5. string up kill by hanging
  6. strike out set out on a course of action
  7. striker an employee on strike against an employer
  8. stricken grievously affected especially by disease
  9. stroke a single complete movement
  10. strike off remove from a list
  11. strip take off or remove
  12. strike back make a counterattack and return like for like, especially evil for evil
  13. stripe a narrow marking of a different color or texture from the background
  14. esoteric understandable only by an enlightened inner circle
  15. Strekelia a monocotyledonous genus of the amaryllis family
  16. trick up put on special clothes to appear particularly appealing and attractive
  17. strake thick plank forming a ridge along the side of a wooden ship
  18. strep spherical Gram-positive bacteria occurring in pairs or chains; cause e.g. scarlet fever and tonsillitis
  19. strike home refer to or be relevant or familiar to
  20. strict rigidly accurate; allowing no deviation from a standard