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  • v. Present participle of streak.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A streak; a stripe.


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  • In tiddlywinks, "a perversion in which the goal is to pot as many winks in a row as possible without missing."
    —Rick Tucker, Lexicon.

    In college, "running around naked."
    —chained_bear,, "streaking."

    August 27, 2008