Stars and Stripes

noun, plural in form but singular in construction

Definition of Stars and Stripes

: the flag of the United States having 13 alternately red and white horizontal stripes and a blue union with white stars representing the states

First Known Use of Stars and Stripes

1809, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of Stars and Stripes was in 1809

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“Stars and Stripes.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Stars%20and%20Stripes. Accessed 5 Dec. 2021.

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Stars and Stripes

noun

Kids Definition of Stars and Stripes

: the flag of the United States

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