Meaning of STRIKING in English


[adjective]A person or thing that is striking attracts a lot of attention by being very unusual or easily noticed.Perhaps the most striking aspect of this computer is that it is so easy to use.She bears a striking resemblance to her mother.There's a striking contrast between what he does and what he says he does.There are striking differences between the north and south of the country.The most striking example of the dangers of nationalism is the violence that engulfed the former Yugoslavia.The cathedral is the most striking feature of the city.There are striking parallels between the experiences of the two women.There are striking similarities between the two cases.Their production of Macbeth was the most visually striking performance I've ever seen.A person who is striking is unusually attractive.He's quite good-looking, but he's not as striking as his brother.

Cambridge English vocab.      Кембриджский английский словарь.