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stroy

[stroi] /strɔɪ/
verb (used with object), Archaic.
1.
to destroy.
Origin
late Middle English
1400-1450
1400-50; late Middle English stroyen, aphetic variant of destroyen to destroy
Related forms
stroyer, noun
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Examples for stroy
  • He would wander away from home and lie stroy property.
British Dictionary definitions for stroy

stroy

/strɔɪ/
verb
1.
an archaic variant of destroy
Derived Forms
stroyer, noun
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