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    strike; give forth or out; deal

    I have been studying some words and one of them is verb strike. In my Intermediate Dictionary its second meaning is introduced as "give forth or out; deal". I have made a search about the phrase "give forth or out" but there isn't enough information about what it is. So would you like to explain it? A related phrase is "strike a blow in self-defence"

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    Re: strike; give forth or out; deal

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    I have been studying some words, and one of them is "strike".

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    Re: strike; give forth or out; deal

    I am not familiar with the definition you provide. Perhaps you can supply a sample sentence? (You can "strike a deal," but that is, I think, different.)

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    Re: strike; give forth or out; deal

    I don't think much of your dictionary, hhtt21.

    The free online dictionaries here will be more helpful.

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