sticker

noun

stick·​er ˈsti-kər How to pronounce sticker (audio)
1
: one that pierces with a point
2
a
: one that adheres or causes adhesion
b
: a slip of paper with adhesive back that can be fastened to a surface

Examples of sticker in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The set includes a 224-page notebook, seven rolls of foil washi tape, 16 washi stickers, 100 sheets of note paper with 10 different patterns, two ruler bookmarks, and 60 sheets of sticky notes. Patrice J. Williams, Parents, 12 July 2024 Last year, her sticker was a mother pelican feeding her three babies. Carlie Kollath Wells, Axios, 9 July 2024 Just place a Mighty Patch over your blemish and remove once the sticker turns white. Kiana Murden, Vogue, 8 July 2024 The car was identified by the scratch on its left side, a sticker and the dent on the bumper. Grethel Aguila, Miami Herald, 3 July 2024 See all Example Sentences for sticker 

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Word History

First Known Use

circa 1542, in the meaning defined at sense 2a

Time Traveler
The first known use of sticker was circa 1542

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Cite this Entry

“Sticker.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sticker. Accessed 24 Jul. 2024.

Kids Definition

sticker

noun
stick·​er ˈstik-ər How to pronounce sticker (audio)
1
: something that pierces with a point
2
a
: something that clings (as a bur) or causes clinging (as glue)
b
: a slip of paper with gummed back that clings to a surface
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