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Definition 1: an adornment consisting of a strip of a contrasting color or material - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for stripe in the sense of this definition

(stripe is a kind of ...) a decoration of color or interest that is added to relieve plainness

(... is a kind of stripe ) a narrow paper band around a cigar

(... is a kind of stripe ) a band around the crown of a hat just above the brim

(... is a kind of stripe ) a band around the collar of a garment

(... is a kind of stripe ) a very thin stripe (especially a white stripe on a dark fabric)

(... is part of stripe) an article of clothing

"garments of the finest silk"

Definition 2: a narrow marking of a different color or texture from the background - [noun denoting attribute]

Samples where stripe or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a green toad with small black stripes or bars
  • may the Stars and Stripes forever wave

Synonyms for stripe in the sense of this definition

(stripe is a kind of ...) a pattern of marks

(... is a kind of stripe ) a stripe or stripes of contrasting color

"chromosomes exhibit characteristic bands" "the black and yellow banding of bees and wasps"

Definition 3: a kind or category - [noun denoting cognition]

Samples where stripe or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • businessmen of every stripe joined in opposition to the proposal

(stripe is a kind of ...) a category of things distinguished by some common characteristic or quality

"sculpture is a form of art" "what kinds of desserts are there?"

Definition 4: V-shaped sleeve badge indicating military rank and service - [noun denoting communication]

Samples where stripe or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • they earned their stripes in Kuwait

Synonyms for stripe in the sense of this definition

(stripe is a kind of ...) an emblem (a small piece of plastic or cloth or metal) that signifies your status (rank or membership or affiliation etc.)

"they checked everyone's badge before letting them in"

(stripe belongs to category ...) the military forces of a nation

"their military is the largest in the region" "the military machine is the same one we faced in 1991 but now it is weaker"

Definition 5: a piece of braid, usually on the sleeve, indicating military rank or length of service - [noun denoting communication]

(stripe is a kind of ...) an emblem (a small piece of plastic or cloth or metal) that signifies your status (rank or membership or affiliation etc.)

"they checked everyone's badge before letting them in"

(stripe belongs to category ...) the military forces of a nation

"their military is the largest in the region" "the military machine is the same one we faced in 1991 but now it is weaker"

Definition 6: mark with stripes - [verb of contact]

(stripe is a kind of ...) make or leave a mark on

"the scouts marked the trail" "ash marked the believers' foreheads"

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