streak across

streak across something

to move across something very fast. A comet streaked across the night sky. Tom streaked across the street to get a cup of coffee.
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Then she went on sitting, and hatched them: and in a few days they crawled out, and had only a little red streak across their necks, where the tailor had sewn them together.
The consecutive defeats, following an unbeaten 13-match winning streak across all formats against the West Indies and Pakistan, put a dampener on New Zealand's preparation for next month's triangular series with Australia and England.
If a result is achieved, a win would not only give them New Zealand the series but they would also equal their longest streak across all formats of 10 wins.
And an almost absent moon will ensure that the meteors, widely regarded as the most impressive of the year, stand out brightly as they streak across the sky.
March continues its positive streak across MENA markets with another positive close, according to Al Masah Capital's latest weekly investment report.
THE Red Arrows are once again set to streak across Midland skies as the headline aircraft at the RAF Cosford Air Show.
The Northern Lights streak across the horizon behind Bamburgh Lighthouse in Northumberland
The Hollywood Reporter described the duo as "the last of the brash, shameless, old-school, ingratiatingly crass pirates to streak across the cinematic firmament before the advent of the suits and bean counters"and indeed they were.
In addition, hundreds of Shore residents stayed up late to watch the rocket streak across the night sky from their yards.
Hundreds of people watched the rocket carrying the Mars spacecraft take off from the east-coast island of Shriharikota and streak across the sky.
21 and 22 where at least 15 meteors per hour are expected to streak across the sky.
There's also a spectacular shot of a rainbow that seems like a dome over Denver, while another captures a purple-tinged lightning streak across skyscrapers.
As many as 150 meteors per hour will streak across the night sky over the next few days, but if you want to make the most of this moment and have the best Geminids-watching experience you can, you would be wise to plan ahead.
During this leg of the tour, Steve-O, was dared by a colleague to streak across a bowling green with nothing but his colourful clown wig and make up on.
Washington, August 11 (ANI): Reports indicate that the Perseid meteor shower, which will be visible on August 11 and 12, would yield more than 80 meteors an hour streak across the sky during the best viewing time.