Stripe vs. Strip

Stripe vs. Strip — Is There a Difference?
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Difference Between Stripe and Strip

Stripenoun

A long, relatively straight region of a single colour.

zebra stripes

Stripnoun

Long, thin piece of land, or of any material.

You use strips of paper in papier mache.He welded together some pieces of strip.

Stripenoun

(in the plural) The badge worn by certain officers in the military or other forces.

Stripnoun

A comic strip.

Stripenoun

(informal) Distinguishing characteristic; sign; likeness; sort.

persons of the same political stripe

Stripnoun

A landing strip.

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Stripenoun

A long narrow mark left by striking with a lash or rod; by extension, such a stroke.

Stripnoun

A strip steak.

Stripenoun

(weaving) A pattern produced by arranging the warp threads in sets of alternating colours, or in sets presenting some other contrast of appearance.

Stripnoun

A street with multiple shopping or entertainment possibilities.

Stripenoun

Any of the balls marked with stripes in the game of pool, which one player aims to pot, the other player taking the spots.

Stripnoun

(fencing) The fencing area, roughly 14 meters by 2 meters.

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Stripeverb

(transitive) To mark with stripes.

Stripnoun

(UK football) the uniform of a football team, or the same worn by supporters.

Stripeverb

(transitive) To lash with a whip or strap.

Stripnoun

Striptease.

Stripeverb

To distribute data across several separate physical disks to reduce the time to read and write.

Stripnoun

(mining) A trough for washing ore.

Stripenoun

a strip or stripe of a contrasting color or material

Stripnoun

The issuing of a projectile from a rifled gun without acquiring the spiral motion.

Stripenoun

a piece of braid, usually on the sleeve, indicating military rank or length of service

Stripverb

(transitive) To remove or take away, often in strips or stripes.

Norm will strip the old varnish before painting the chair.

Stripenoun

V-shaped sleeve badge indicating military rank and service;

they earned their stripes in Kuwait

Stripverb

To take off clothing.

Stripenoun

a kind or category;

businessmen of every stripe joined in opposition to the proposal

Stripverb

(intransitive) To perform a striptease.

Stripenoun

a marking of a different color or texture from the background

Stripverb

(transitive) To take away something from (someone or something); to plunder; to divest.

Stripeverb

mark with stripes

Stripverb

(transitive) To remove cargo from (a container).

Stripverb

(transitive) To remove (the thread or teeth) from a screw, nut, or gear.

The thread is stripped.The screw is stripped.

Stripverb

(intransitive) To fail in the thread; to lose the thread, as a bolt, screw, or nut.

Stripverb

(transitive) To remove color from hair, cloth, etc. to prepare it to receive new color.

Stripverb

To remove all cards of a particular suit from another player. (See also, strip-squeeze.)

Stripverb

(transitive) To empty (tubing) by applying pressure to the outside of (the tubing) and moving that pressure along (the tubing).

Stripverb

(transitive) To milk a cow, especially by stroking and compressing the teats to draw out the last of the milk.

Stripverb

To run a television series at the same time daily (or at least on Mondays to Fridays), so that it appears as a strip straight across the weekly schedule.

Stripverb

To pare off the surface of (land) in strips.

Stripverb

To pass; to get clear of; to outstrip.

Stripverb

To remove the metal coating from (a plated article), as by acids or electrolytic action.

Stripverb

To remove fibre, flock, or lint from; said of the teeth of a card when it becomes partly clogged.

Stripverb

To pick the cured leaves from the stalks of (tobacco) and tie them into "hands".

Stripverb

To remove the midrib from (tobacco leaves).

Stripadjective

Involving the removal of clothes.

Stripnoun

a relatively long narrow piece of something;

he felt a flat strip of muscle

Stripnoun

artifact consisting of a narrow flat piece of material

Stripnoun

an airfield without normal airport facilities

Stripnoun

a sequence of drawings telling a story in a newspaper or comic book

Stripnoun

thin piece of wood or metal

Stripnoun

a form of erotic entertainment in which a dancer gradually undresses to music;

she did a strip right in front of everyone

Stripverb

take away possessions from someone;

The Nazis stripped the Jews of all their assets

Stripverb

get undressed;

please don't undress in front of everybody!She strips in front of strangers every night for a living

Stripverb

remove the surface from;

strip wood

Stripverb

remove substances from by a percolating liquid;

leach the soil

Stripverb

lay bare;

denude a forest

Stripverb

steal goods; take as spoils;

During the earthquake people looted the stores that were deserted by their owners

Stripverb

remove all contents or possession from, or empty completely;

The boys cleaned the sandwich plattersThe trees were cleaned of apples by the storm

Stripverb

strip the cured leaves from;

strip tobacco

Stripverb

remove the thread (of screws)

Stripverb

remove a constituent from a liquid

Stripverb

take off or remove;

strip a wall of its wallpaper

Stripverb

draw the last milk (of cows)

Stripverb

remove (someone's or one's own) clothes;

The nurse quickly undressed the accident victimShe divested herself of her outdoor clothesHe disinvested himself of his garments