English - Vietnamese Dictionary
stripe /straip/Concise Dictionary
- danh từ
- sọc, vằn
- black with a red stripe: đen có đường sọc đỏ
- (quân sự) quân hàm, lon
- to get a stripe: được đề bạt, được thăng cấp
- to lose a stripe: bị hạ cấp
- (số nhiều) (thông tục) con hổ
- (từ Mỹ,nghĩa Mỹ) loại
- a man of that stripe: người loại ấy
+an adornment consisting of a strip of a contrasting color or material
+a piece of braid, usually on the sleeve, indicating military rank or length of service
+V-shaped sleeve badge indicating military rank and service
+a kind or category
+a marking of a different color or texture from the background
+mark with stripes
Advanced English Dictionary
1 band, bar, striation, strip, streak, line, stroke, slash, length:
Each railway car has a bright orange stripe along each side.
2 style, kind, sort, class, type, complexion, character, nature, description, persuasion, kidney, feather:
These new students are of a completely different stripe.
+ nounCollocation Dictionary
1 a long narrow line of colour, that is a different colour from the areas next to it: a zebra's black and white stripes + a white tablecloth with red stripes
See also - PINSTRIPE, THE STARS AND STRIPES
2 a narrow piece of fabric, often in the shape of a V, that is worn on the uniform of a soldier or police officer to show their rank: a uniform with a sergeant's stripes on the sleeve
broad, wide | fine, narrow, thin | bold | subtle | distinctive | horizontal, vertical
STRIPE + VERB
The butterfly is black and white with a blue stripe running down each wing.
a white tablecloth with red stripes
| ~ across/down, etc.
The toad has a distinctive yellow stripe down its back.
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