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English Synonyms and Antonyms0.0 / 0 votes

  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

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  1. band, banding, stripenoun

    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. stripenoun

    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 insignianoun

    V-shaped sleeve badge indicating military rank and service

    "they earned their stripes in Kuwait"

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

  4. stripenoun

    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, barverb

    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. stripeverb

    mark with stripes

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  1. stripeverb


  2. stripenoun


  3. stripenoun

    stroke (with a lash), blow

  4. stripenoun

    wale, mark of the lash

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words0.0 / 0 votes

  1. stripenoun

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

  2. stripenoun

    sort, likeness, color, kind

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "stripe":

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

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  1. John Rzeznik:

    The country is so divided but people from all walks of life, a few thousand of them will go into a room and listen to you sing and sing back with you and no body is really thinking about what's going on [ in the world ], people are just relaxing and having a good time. It's not a red state versus blue state, mask versus no mask. People from every political stripe everywhere just get together and they have one thing in common and that's music that they enjoy.

  2. Mazie Hirono:

    Sometimes I dont think you listen, so, how many times have I had to say that we all should be denouncing violent extremistsof every stripe.

  3. Jon Favreau:

    I don't feel the pressure except to the audience that's seeing what I'm making and I feel that pressure every time, and I think -- much like the chefs I learned from when I was training to play that role -- there's a certain stripe of personality that are attracted to telling stories, which is you want to do something, but the experience isn't complete until the people that eat the meal/watch the show/watch the movie, reacts to it.

  4. Gaston Kroub:

    Sophisticated companies like Verizon understand that they could be approached by licensors of any stripe at any time.

  5. John Collison:

    Businesses that deferred moving online or had no reason to operate online have made the leap practically overnight, we believe now is not the time to pull back, but to invest even more heavily in Stripe's platform.

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