Definition of Streakings
1. streaking [n] - See also: streaking
Lexicographical Neighbors of Streakings
Literary usage of Streakings
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Dictation Spelling Book by Mary Blanche Rossman, Mary Wilda Mills (1905)
"And set the stars of glory there; She mingled with her gorgeous dyes, The milky baldric of the skies, And striped its pure, celestial white With streakings ..."
2. Famous Poems Explained: Helps to Reading with the Understanding, with by Waitman Barbe (1909)
"She mingled with its gorgeous dyes The milky baldric of the skies, And striped its pure celestial white With streakings of the morning light; Then, ..."
3. Entomological News and Proceedings of the Entomological Section of the by Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia Entomological Section (1907)
"They are longitudinally streaked with brown ii|x»na lighter ground, and the streakings are so placed and H> spaced that they fall into line with the ..."
4. Edinburgh New Philosophical Journal, Exhibiting a View of the Progressive by Robert Jameson, Sir William Jardine, Henry D Rogers (1853)
"Another exception is at the hollow dividing the mass of the hill from its loftiest top, where another system of streakings comes in from the direct west, ..."
5. Rudimentary Architecture for the Use of Beginners and Students: The Orders by William Henry Leeds (1852)
"We do not find anything like such marked streakings on columns, even in this rainy English climate of ours; much less would they have been at all visible in ..."
6. The Birds of Maine: With Key to and Description of the Various Species Known by Ora Willis Knight (1908)
"Immature plumage: very similar, above in general more of a clove brown cast with similar streakings and edgings of feathers to adult; ..."
7. Lincolnshire and the Danes by George Sidney Streatfeild (1884)
"STROP = to draw the last milk from the teats of a cow ; STROP- PINGS = the last milk that comes before the udder is empty ; also streakings ; see also ..."
8. Wheeler's Graded Literary Readers, with Interpretations by William Iler Crane, William Henry Wheeler (1919)
"She mingled with its gorgeous dyes, The milky baldric of the skies, And striped its pure celestial white With streakings of the morning light. ..."