HyperDic: strike_out

English > 6 senses of the expression strike out:
VERBcommunicationstrike out, cross off, cross out, strike off, markremove from a list
contactstrike output out or be put out by a strikeout
socialstrike outbe unsuccessful in an endeavor / endeavor
motionstrike outmake a motion as with one's fist or foot towards an object or away from one's body
competitionstrike out, retirecause to get out
changestrike outset out on a course of action
English > strike out: 6 senses > verb 1, communication
MeaningRemove from a list.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Synonymscross off, cross out, strike off, mark
Broadertake away, take outtake out or remove
Spanishborrar, tachar
English > strike out: 6 senses > verb 2, contact
MeaningPut out or be put out by a strikeout.
PatternSomebody ----s
Categorybaseball, baseball game, ballA ball game played with a bat and ball between two teams of nine players
Narrowerfanstrike out (a batter) , (of a pitcher)
whiffstrike out by swinging and missing the pitch charged as the third
Broaderfail, neglectfail to do something
English > strike out: 6 senses > verb 3, social
MeaningBe unsuccessful in an endeavor / endeavor.
PatternSomebody ----s
Broaderfail, go wrong, miscarryBe unsuccessful
English > strike out: 6 senses > verb 4, motion
Meaningmake a motion as with one's fist or foot towards an object or away from one's body.
PatternSomebody ----s; Somebody ----s PP
Narrowerkickthrash about or strike out with the feet
BroadermoveMove so as to change position, perform a nontranslational motion
English > strike out: 6 senses > verb 5, competition
MeaningCause to get out.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody
Synonymretire
Categorybaseball, baseball game, ballA ball game played with a bat and ball between two teams of nine players
Cause tomove over, give way, give, ease up, yieldMove in order to make room for someone for something
Spanishechar, retirar
Catalanfer fora, retirar
Nounsstrikeoutan out resulting from the batter getting three strikes
English > strike out: 6 senses > verb 6, change
MeaningSet out on a course of action.
PatternSomebody ----s
Broaderget down, begin, get, start out, start, set about, set out, commenceTake the first ... / first step or steps in carrying out an action
Spanishirrumpir, salir

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