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English definition of “stroke”


verb [T] (TOUCH)    /strəʊk/ US  /stroʊk/
B2 to move a hand , another part of the body , or an object gently over something or someone, usually repeatedly and for pleasure : Stroke the dog if you like, it won't bite . She lovingly stroked Chris's face with the tips of her fingers .Touching and feelingShowing affection
(Definition of stroke verb (TOUCH) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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