stripy

adjective
\ ˈstrī-pē How to pronounce stripy (audio) \
stripier; stripiest

Definition of stripy

: marked by stripes or streaks a stripy cat

Examples of stripy in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Leong pairs this stripy Husk top and shorts with strappy gold heels from Dolce Firme and metallic earrings from Mimco. Alicia Vrajlal, refinery29.com, 27 Apr. 2022 The jumping spider has a stripy pattern on its abdomen and large black eyes. Elizabeth Gamillo, Smithsonian Magazine, 12 Apr. 2022 Wakefield, in turn, was an admirer of Goad’s, having purchased one of her stripy ceramic jugs several years prior. Ellie Pithers, New York Times, 19 July 2021 That means the final look is less stripy than highlights of the past, while offering the same gorgeous dimension and fun color. Jessica Teich, Good Housekeeping, 8 Apr. 2021 This stripy blue affair was a dashing item that came at a fitting time after Chelsea were promoted back to the First Division in 1984. SI.com, 7 July 2019 In keeping with this idea, one team of researchers published findings in 2015 that demonstrated the warmer the climate, the stripier the zebras. Katherine J. Wu, Smithsonian, 10 July 2018 This stripy blue affair was a dashing item that came at a fitting time after Chelsea were promoted back to the First Division in 1984. SI.com, 7 July 2019 In keeping with this idea, one team of researchers published findings in 2015 that demonstrated the warmer the climate, the stripier the zebras. Katherine J. Wu, Smithsonian, 10 July 2018 See More

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First Known Use of stripy

1513, in the meaning defined above

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Last Updated

12 May 2022

Cite this Entry

“Stripy.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/stripy. Accessed 26 Jun. 2022.

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