from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Having lines or bands of different color or texture.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Having stripes, decorated or marked with bands differing in color.
  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of stripe.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Having stripes of different colors; streaked.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Having Stripes. See streaked.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. marked or decorated with stripes


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  • Let's hope this guy eventually ends up in striped or prison orange jammies.

    Michigan Man In Jammies Shoots RoboDeer

  • Under the title, there is a cartoon of four grenouilles: * two of the frogs have on sunglasses, the other two, sun hats -- all four frogs are in striped swim trunks.


  • A group of Edwardians in striped blazers and straw boater hats, riding along on their bicycles, very slow and stately, but in case of rain they all have cabriolet tops they can raise over their heads, with big curved hinges on the sides like an old-fashioned pram, and tassels along the front. cabriolet/fridge

    May 2008

  • It has done this in countries ranging from Mirconesia to Iceland, from South America to Africa. the white boat with the red striped is just a little less frightening to the countries of the world, than the Navy grey, maybe that is why the Coast Guard is respected around the globe and welcomed into the hearts, homes and ports of the countries of the world.

    A Coast Guard that guards everyone else’s coast « Blog

  • It also got me into skateboarding (steel wheels, baby!), and why I'll always love California and cute girls in striped shirts.

    Boing Boing

  • He is still wearing the purple pin striped suit, just not the coat part of it.

    EXTRALIFE – By Scott Johnson - A great new Joker shot

  • Nor was that the end of his fascination with clothing from the four corners of the Earth: Other ensembles echoed Middle Eastern dancing girls, Ukrainian peasants, Bedouins in striped burnooses, and Isadora Duncanesque Greek youths.

    The King Is Dead

  • The junior league and the aged widows in striped rebozos come together on their knees.

    La Virgen de Guadalupe - Mother of all Mexico

  • There, they shaved each prisoner's head and dressed him in striped prison attire.


  • Jupiter, faintly striped, is attended by four stars — spread out in a thin line parallel to its bulging equator.

    A Space in Time


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