striper
noun Date: 1937 striped bass

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • striper — STRÍPER, stripere, s.n. (tehn.) Dispozitiv de strângere, cu cleştele, al macaralei de stripare. – Din germ. Stripper, engl. stripper. Trimis de LauraGellner, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DEX 98  stríper s. n., pl. strípere Trimis de siveco, 10.08.2004.… …   Dicționar Român

  • striper — [strī′pər] n. 1. Mil. Slang any enlisted person, or a naval officer, who wears a STRIPE (n. 3) or stripes: usually in hyphenated compounds meaning “one wearing (a specified number of) stripes” [a four striper] 2. STRIPED BASS …   English World dictionary

  • striper — (n.) striped bass, 1945, from STRIPE (Cf. stripe) (n.1) …   Etymology dictionary

  • striper — strȉper m DEFINICIJA žarg. onaj koji radi stripove, crtač stripova ETIMOLOGIJA vidi strip …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • striper — noun /strîper/lang=sh a) A device that applies stripes We rented a line striper for the parking lot. b) The striped bass, Morone saxatilis, a popular sport fish native to North America I caught a striper today …   Wiktionary

  • striper — /struy peuhr/, n. Informal. 1. Mil. a. a naval officer whose uniform sleeve displays stripes: a four striper. b. an enlisted person of any of the armed services whose sleeve displays stripes denoting years of service: a six striper. 2. See… …   Universalium

  • striper — strip•er [[t]ˈstraɪ pər[/t]] n. 1) mil a person wearing stripes on the sleeve as an indication of rank or length of service (usu. used in combination): three striper[/ex] 2) ich striped bass • Etymology: 1915–20 …   From formal English to slang

  • striper — paprastasis dryžasis ešerys statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas rūšis atitikmenys: lot. Morone saxatilis angl. linesides; striped bass; striper rus. полосатый лаврак; полосатый окунь ryšiai: platesnis terminas – dryžieji ešeriai …   Žuvų pavadinimų žodynas

  • striper — noun 1. a serviceman who wears stripes on the uniform to indicate rank or years of service he s a four striper • Hypernyms: ↑serviceman, ↑military man, ↑man, ↑military personnel 2. caught along the Atlantic coast of the United States • Syn: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • striper — n. (Slang) member of the military who wears stripes indicating rank or years of service; striped bass …   English contemporary dictionary

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