Share this entry
American English: /straɪp/
British English: /strʌɪp/

Translation of stripe in Spanish:


  • 1 1.1 (narrow band) a white shirt with blue stripes
    una camisa blanca con rayas or listas azules
    Example sentences
    • I bought a black sleeveless Lycra shirt with yellow and white diagonal stripes across the chest.
    • A short-sleeved turquoise T-shirt with horizontal white stripes was found near her body.
    • I asked this young woman dressed in a black blouse and black skirt both of which had white pin stripes.
    1.2 (Military) to get/lose one's stripes
    ser ascendido/degradado
    Example sentences
    • The epaulettes on the choker tunic of his black naval uniform bore the four stripes of his rank.
    • He was being so proud in his uniform, showing the stripes of his rank and smiling that smile.
    • Rifle squad leaders and weapon platoon section heads donned staff sergeant stripes.
  • 2 (type) people of all political stripes
    gente de todas las tendencias (políticas)
    two women of similar stripe
    dos mujeres del mismo corte or tipo
Definition of stripe in:
Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources


    Next Score: