To strike for

to start suddenly on a course for.

See also: Strike

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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By all accounts, Rocco is correct to look to Strike for the murder, since Strike is the homeboy, the clocker, the criminal with a record.
The flight crew union at JAC is planning a 48-hour strike starting Thursday, and the flight attendant union is planning to strike for a limited number of hours Thursday, officials of the unions said.