See also: sträck

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EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German strac(straight), from Old High German *strak, from Proto-Germanic *strakaz, *strakkaz(straight), from Proto-Indo-European *streg-, *treg-(stiff, rigid). More at stretch.

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strack

  1. straight, taut
  2. (colloquial) drunken

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ScotsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Origin uncertain. Perhaps a variant of strick, or from Old English stræc(strict).

AdjectiveEdit

strack ‎(comparative mair strack, superlative maist strack)

  1. Strict.