Definitions for strike up

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sound off, strike up(verb)

    start playing

    "The musicians struck up a tune"

  2. strike up(verb)

    begin

    "strike up a conversation"; "strike up a friendship"

Wiktionary

  1. strike up(Verb)

    To start something with somebody else. Usually a conversation or relationship.

  2. strike up(Verb)

    To start something, usually playing live music.


Translations for strike up

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

strike up

to begin to play a tune etc

The band struck up (with) `The Red Flag'.

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