Of or having to do with a straw vote.
- The final annoyance or setback, which even though minor makes one no longer able to endure something.
- A slight hint of something to come.
- an indication of what may happen
- to try any measure, however unlikely, that offers even the slightest hope
Other Word Forms of Straw
Origin of Straw
Middle English from Old English strēaw ster-2 in Indo-European roots
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
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