strait

29 synonyms found

Pronunciation:

[stɹˈe͡ɪt], [stɹˈe‍ɪt], [s_t_ɹ_ˈeɪ_t]

Synonyms:

body of water (noun)

bay, bayou, cove, dike, ditch, estuary, fiord, gulf, inlet, lagoon, lake, ocean, pond, pool, puddle, reservoir, sound, tank, well.

crisis (noun)

climax, crisis, critical moment, crucial point, crux, emergency, exigency, key point, predicament, turning point.

Rhymes for Strait:

  1. great, mate, hate, fete, late, weight, trait, plate, pate, gate, state, prate, plait, skate, straight, bate, gait, date, spate, bait, slate, wait, tate, eight, freight, fate, sate, rate, ate, crate, grate;
  2. est, inflate, estate, deflate, gestate, translate, restate, kuwait, innate, elate, predate, lightweight, irate, oblate, prorate, berate, dilate, conflate, postdate, await, ornate, sedate, relate, create, dictate, debate, negate, misstate, abate, collate, equate;
  3. overrate, desecrate, procreate, solid-state, interstate, reinstate, overweight, conjugate, intrastate, underrate;
  4. remunerate, interrelate;

Quotes for Strait:

  1. matters how strait gate, How charged punishments scroll; I am master of fate: I am captain of soul. William Ernest Henley.
  2. Such an arrangement provide Taiwan and China a forum for dialogue may forge closer ties based on mutual understanding and respect, leading to permanent peace in Taiwan Strait Nick Lampson.
  3. Secondly I like to make continuous efforts of stabilising cross Strait relations, eventually reaching peace across Taiwan strait and stability and security in Pacific region. Chen Shui-bian.