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- Rhymes: -ɪkə(r)
sticker (plural stickers)
- something that sticks
- an adhesive label or decal
- a brand, label, or company, especially one making and distributing records
- a price tag
- the listed price (also sticker price)
- When buying a car, know the sticker and the invoice price.
- (informal) a burr or seed pod that catches in fur or clothing
- a wooden strip placed between courses of lumber to allow air circulation. (also 'kiln sticker')
- (colloquial, dated) That which causes one to stick; that which puzzles or poses.
- (Can we find and add a quotation of Thackeray to this entry?)
- (music) A small wooden rod in an organ which connects (in part) a key and a pallet, so as to communicate motion by pushing.
- (US, politics) A paster.
something that sticks
adhesive label or decal
brand, label, or company
price tag — see price tag
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- sticker in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913
- sticker in The Century Dictionary, The Century Co., New York, 1911
- “sticker” in Moby Thesaurus II, Grady Ward, 1996.
- To apply one or more stickers to (something)
- To mark as the sticker price
2009 Februaryruary 28, Rita Zekas, “DecoRita visits West Elm”, Toronto Star:
- Also out of Africa: a huge hammered copper floor mirror stickered at $449.
- (nonstandard, informal) comparative form of : more stick (stickier).
- A sticker type of glue that always stays sticky.
- present tense of sticka.