Meaning : (sports) the act of swinging or striking at a ball with a club or racket or bat or cue or hand.
It took two strokes to get out of the bunker.
A good shot requires good balance and tempo.
He left me an almost impossible shot.
Synonyms : shot
Meaning : A light touch.
Meaning : A light touch with the hands.
Synonyms : stroking
Meaning : (golf) the unit of scoring in golf is the act of hitting the ball with a club.
Nicklaus won by three strokes.
Meaning : The oarsman nearest the stern of the shell who sets the pace for the rest of the crew.
Meaning : A mark made on a surface by a pen, pencil, or paintbrush.
She applied the paint in careful strokes.
Meaning : Any one of the repeated movements of the limbs and body used for locomotion in swimming or rowing.
Meaning : A single complete movement.
Meaning : Touch lightly and repeatedly, as with brushing motions.
He stroked his long beard.
Meaning : Strike a ball with a smooth blow.
Meaning : Row at a particular rate.
Meaning : Treat gingerly or carefully.
You have to stroke the boss.