Erich von [er-ik] /ˈɛr ɪk/ (Show IPA), 1885–1957, U.S. actor and director, born in Austria.
See von Stroheim
noun 1. the act or an instance of striking, as with the fist, a weapon, or a hammer; a blow. 2. a hitting of or upon anything. 3. a striking of a clapper or hammer, as on a bell. 4. the sound produced by this. 5. a throb or pulsation, as of the heart. 6. […]
- Stroke book
noun, Golf. 1. (in a handicap match) a hole at which players with a handicap deduct a stroke from the number taken to play the hole.
noun, Rowing. 1. the oar nearest to the stern of the boat. 2. stroke1 (def 14c).