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Princeton's WordNet

  1. band, banding, stripe(noun)

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

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

  2. stripe(noun)

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

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

  3. chevron, stripe, stripes, grade insignia(noun)

    V-shaped sleeve badge indicating military rank and service

    "they earned their stripes in Kuwait"

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

  4. stripe(noun)

    a kind or category

    "businessmen of every stripe joined in opposition to the proposal"

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

  5. stripe, streak, bar(verb)

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

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

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

  6. stripe(verb)

    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.

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

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. stripe(v. a.)


  2. stripe(n.)


  3. stripe(n.)

    stroke (with a lash), blow

  4. stripe(n.)

    wale, mark of the lash

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. stripe(n)

    streak, band, wale, wheal, whelk, ridge, striation, stria

  2. stripe(n)

    sort, likeness, color, kind

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

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

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