striper

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

stripe +‎ -er

Noun[edit]

striper (plural stripers)

  1. A device that applies stripes
    We rented a line striper for the parking lot.
  2. (fishing) The striped bass, Morone saxatilis, a popular sport fish native to North America
    I caught a striper today.
  3. (military) A person who is authorized to wear a certain number of stripes on his or her uniform
    • 1956, Louis Reichers, The Flying Years[1], page 110:
      He's a four-striper, a group captain.

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /strîper/
  • Hyphenation: stri‧per

Noun[edit]

strȉper m (Cyrillic spelling стри̏пер)

  1. a maker of comic strips; cartoonist

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