What does the word strike mean?

Usage examples for strike

  1. The time had come to strike a blow, if a blow was to be struck. – Stories Of Georgia 1896 by Joel Chandler Harris
  2. Are you- do you- I mean, did she strike you particularly? – Will Warburton by George Gissing
  3. From there, he said, we may strike two ways. – The Ice Pilot by Henry Leverage