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. It matters not how strait the gate, How charged with punishments the scroll; I am the master of my fate: I am the captain of my soul. William Ernest Henley.
  2. Such an arrangement would provide Taiwan and China with a forum for dialogue whereby they may forge closer ties based on mutual understanding and respect, leading to permanent peace in the Taiwan Strait Nick Lampson.
  3. Secondly I would like to make continuous efforts of stabilising cross Strait relations, eventually reaching peace across the Taiwan strait and stability and security in the Asia Pacific region. Chen Shui-bian.