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Synonyms for streak

Synonyms for streak

an intermixture of a contrasting or unexpected quality, especially in a person's character

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a number of things placed or occurring one after the other

to mark with a line or band, as of different color or texture

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an unbroken series of events

a distinctive characteristic

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a narrow marking of a different color or texture from the background

a sudden flash (as of lightning)

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move quickly in a straight line

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run naked in a public place

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mark with spots or blotches of different color or shades of color as if stained

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Stockbroker Michael O'Brien is credited with being Britain's first streaker at a major sporting event when, later that year, he ditched his clothes at Twickenham during an England vs France rugby game for a PS10 dare.
Strangely, he is thinking about having it published under a pseudonym because it deviates so strikingly from the content of Streakers and he doesn't want to confuse his readers.
The 52-year-old said he was inspired to make the naked pitch invaders by events at a match at Walsall in 1998 when a streaker ran on the pitch.
We may find out from Mark Roberts who is a serial streaker and about to write a book about his exploits.
Sources have revealed the identity of the streaker to be Ron Simon, the self-proclaimed "World's Best Drummer".
THE serial streaker struck for the 157th time last week in the UEFA Cup final between Celtic and Porto in Seville.
A spokeswoman for Northumbria Police said: "The best way to deal with streakers is to let them make fools of themselves.
Rashers are available in 100g packs, each containing six rashers, whilst Streakers are available in 40g packs containing twelve pieces of streaky bacon.
But their glory was short-lived as policemen pounced, whisking off their helmets to cover up the streakers' assets - like the occasion when Britain's first- ever streaker Michael O'Brien livened up a rugby international at Twickers in 1974.
Its engaging and humorous characters include a few daring streakers that run across the screen: Ethel, an innocent and shocked bystander; the irate police officer who tries to catch the streakers to put an end to their fun; and a news reporter giving the play-by-play of the chase.
e four sat through a series of weird and wonderful performances as brave streakers raced onto the centre circle, baring nearly all in a bid to impress.
The May 31 event has attracted entrants from across the country from Fife to Cornwall, although most of the would-be streakers are home town Coventarians.
Two of the streakers were swiftly grabbed and taken away as one official joked: "We do have a dress code here.
THERE was more action than expected on new film Scenes of a Sexual Nature, after two streakers invaded the set.
And in the soccer madness which is the World Cup, you can even have a flutter on how many streakers will get their kit off.