\ ˈstrīpt How to pronounce striped (audio) , ˈstrī-pəd \

Definition of striped

: having stripes or streaks

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Examples of striped in a Sentence

the zebra is a black-and-white striped animal
Recent Examples on the Web Vintage Michael Taylor wicker chairs with cushions that are covered in a striped Perennials fabric sit on a small patio in a Bel-Air, California, home. Kelsey Mulvey, ELLE Decor, 10 May 2022 As always, Joe complemented her, and wore similar neutral pieces like a striped cardigan coat, gray jeans, and sporty kicks. Christian Allaire, Vogue, 9 May 2022 The primary bedroom dabbles in the ethereal hue with a barely-there tint on a striped linen fabric that upholsters the Swedish bench at the foot of the bed. Krissa Rossbund, Better Homes & Gardens, 5 May 2022 Guide and conservationist Paul Goldstein spotted the striped feline family resting in the trees at Bandhavgarh National Park in Madhya Pradesh, India, during a visit in April. People Staff,, 4 May 2022 On their casual date, J.Lo wore a striped long sleeve t-shirt with jeans in a bell bottom style. ELLE, 9 Apr. 2022 Expect to see six of the striped aircraft in operation by this summer, with these aircraft flying to destinations including the Canary Islands, Greece and Egypt. Francesca Street, CNN, 5 Apr. 2022 In addition to this big reveal, fans are starting to see posters popping up in cities across the world that picture Harry sitting atop a large ball, wearing a striped set. Seventeen, 28 Mar. 2022 Meanwhile, Prince William looked dashing in a dark suit, white button-up, and a striped red-and-blue tie. Chelsey Sanchez, Harper's BAZAAR, 25 Apr. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of striped

1567, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of striped was in 1567

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14 May 2022

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“Striped.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 16 May. 2022.

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\ ˈstrīpt How to pronounce striped (audio) , ˈstrī-pəd \

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: having stripes

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