stripe synonyms

Here's a list of possible synonyms and antonyms for the term stripe:


Princeton's WordNet

  1. band, banding, stripenoun

    an adornment consisting of a strip of a contrasting color or material

    Synonyms:
    dance band, lot, dance orchestra, set, striation, circle, isthmus, stria, stripe, streak, band, ring, bar, chevron, stripes, grade insignia, banding

  2. stripenoun

    a piece of braid, usually on the sleeve, indicating military rank or length of service

    Synonyms:
    band, bar, chevron, stripes, streak, banding, grade insignia

  3. chevron, stripe, stripes, grade insignianoun

    V-shaped sleeve badge indicating military rank and service

    Synonyms:
    band, stripe, banding, bar, streak, chevron, stripes, grade insignia

  4. stripenoun

    a kind or category

    Synonyms:
    band, bar, chevron, stripes, streak, banding, grade insignia

  5. stripe, streak, barverb

    a narrow marking of a different color or texture from the background

    Synonyms:
    cake, prevention, legal profession, legal community, barroom, ginmill, measure, bar, run, stripe, streak, band, taproom, chevron, stripes, grade insignia, saloon, banding

  6. stripeverb

    mark with stripes

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. stripe

    A blow is a sudden impact, as of a fist or a club; a stroke is a sweeping movement; as, the stroke of a sword, of an oar, of the arm in swimming. A shock is the sudden encounter with some heavy body; as, colliding railway-trains meet with a shock; the shock of battle. A slap is given with the open hand, a lash with a whip, thong, or the like; we speak also of the cut of a whip. A buffet or cuff is given only with the hand; a blow either with hand or weapon. A cuff is a somewhat sidelong blow, generally with the open hand; as, a cuff or box on the ear. A stripe is the effect or mark of a stroke. In the metaphorical sense, blow is used for sudden, stunning, staggering calamity or sorrow; stroke for sweeping disaster, and also for sweeping achievement and success. We say a stroke of paralysis, or a stroke of genius. We speak of the buffets of adverse fortune. Shock is used of that which is at once sudden, violent, and prostrating; we speak of a shock of electricity, the shock of an amputation, a shock of surprise. Compare BEAT.

    Synonyms:
    blow, box, buffet, calamity, concussion, cuff, cut, disaster, knock, lash, misfortune, rap, shock, stroke, thump

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. stripeverb

    Synonyms:
    streak

  2. stripenoun

    Synonyms:
    streak

  3. stripenoun

    Synonyms:
    stroke (with a lash), blow

  4. stripenoun

    Synonyms:
    wale, mark of the lash

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

striping, striated, band, banda, bunch, strip, scratch, banding, partition, gang



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