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strap a thin, flat strip of material used to fasten or hold objects together or in position. Straps often have a buckle at one end. [3 definitions]
strategic related to or concerning strategy. [2 definitions]
strategy a plan, method, or series of actions meant to perform a particular goal or effect. [2 definitions]
stratosphere a layer of the earth's upper atmosphere from about six miles to about thirty miles above the earth's surface.
straw the dried stalks of plants such as oats, wheat, or rye that remain after the grain is removed. Straw is used for feeding animals, for weaving hats and baskets, or for packing. [3 definitions]
strawberry a red, juicy fruit with seeds on the outside. [2 definitions]
stray to wander from or go beyond a fixed place, course, or practice, or to wander away from a group. [4 definitions]
streak a long, narrow line, mark, smear, or band. [8 definitions]
stream a small, flowing body of water, such as a brook or creek. [7 definitions]
street a public road in a town or city along which vehicles travel. Streets often have sidewalks and buildings along their sides. [2 definitions]
streetwise having knowledge about what goes on and the ability to survive in a city.
strength the state, quality, or condition of being strong. [3 definitions]
strengthen to make or grow strong or stronger.
stress the importance or special attention given to something; emphasis. [6 definitions]
stretch to spread out or reach out to the full length in order to make loose and flexible. [13 definitions]
strict stern; not yielding; demanding. [3 definitions]
strictly strongly; absolutely.
stride to walk with long, even steps. [3 definitions]
strike to hit with the hand or a weapon. [15 definitions]
strike up to begin or cause to begin.
strike while the iron is hot to take advantage of an opportunity without waiting.