Definition of “pinstripe” - English Dictionary

“pinstripe” in British English

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pinstripenoun

uk /ˈpɪn.straɪp/ us /ˈpɪn.straɪp/
pinstriped
adjective uk /ˈpɪn.straɪpt/ us /ˈpɪn.straɪpt/

(Definition of “pinstripe” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“pinstripe” in American English

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pinstripenoun [ C ]

us /ˈpɪnˌstrɑɪp/

a narrow line of a light color in the design of a cloth, or the cloth itself with such parallel lines:

a dark blue suit and pants with gray pinstripes
pin-striped
adjective [ not gradable ] us /ˈpɪnˌstrɑɪpt/ also pin-stripe, /ˈpɪnˌstrɑɪp/

a pin-striped suit

(Definition of “pinstripe” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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