ten-strike :

Search Words
You can search or browse for words

ten-strike


  • n  a score in tenpins: knocking down all ten with the first ball

  • The Governor saw the chance for a political ten-strike and he took it.
  • The products of writing men crop up in the most unexpected places, and every now and then a wholly unknown and obscure firm makes a ten-strike with a newcomer.
  • It is seven long years since Soprano MacDonald and Baritone Eddy made a ten-strike with Victor Herbert's sure-fire romantic operetta, Naughty Marietta.

Bee Dictionary: Search, browse, look at common errors, idioms and more.