an act or instance of typing over a character, as one typed in error, without erasing it.
the typed-over character:
The letter was full of strikeovers.
noun 1. strike benefit. noun 1. money paid to strikers from the funds of a trade union
noun, Geology. 1. the component of slip on a fault parallel with the linear extension or strike of the fault.
- Strike the right note
Say or do what is especially appropriate, as in She struck the right note when she complimented the new parents on their baby. This expression alludes to playing the correct note on an instrument.
noun, Baseball. 1. the area above home plate extending from the batter’s knees to his or her shoulders.