Definition of Stroy

1. v. i. To destroy.



Definition of Stroy

1. Verb. (obsolete) To destroy. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Stroy

1. to destroy [v -ED, -ING, -S] - See also: destroy

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Stroy

strouts
strove
strow
strowed
strowen
strower
strowers
strowing
strowings
strowl
strowled
strowling
strowls
strown
strows
stroy (current term)
stroyed
stroyer
stroyers
stroying
stroys
strozzapreti
strs
struck
struck down
struck gold
struck juries
struck jury
struck off
struck out

Literary usage of Stroy

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1. A Journal Or Historical Account of the Life, Travels, Sufferings, Christian by George Fox, William Penn, Margaret Askew Fell Fox (1839)
"stroy men's lives are not the ministers of Christ, the Saviour; and see- ' ing they know not what spirit they are of, the lives, bodies, and souls ' of men ..."

2. The Law of Evidence in Civil Cases by Burr W. Jones (1908)
"Declarations proper to show character of possession—Not to de stroy record title. 355. Declarations as to boundary lines. 356. Declarations of agents. 357. ..."

3. A Personal Record by Joseph Conrad (1912)
"stroy the opinion one had of them." This is the danger incurred by an author of fiction who sets out to talk about himself without disguise. ..."

4. A Treatise on the Game Laws, and on Fisheries: With an Appendix, Containing by Joseph Chitty (1812)
"... that every person who shall shoot at, kill or de- AD nor. stroy with any gun, &c. any hare, &c. (the same being proved, &c. before two Justices, &c. ..."

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