Definition of 'pinstripe'
Example sentences containing 'pinstripe'
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She removes her tailored pinstripe jacket and holds out her arm under the light. Times, Sunday Times (2011)He was still wearing a pinstripe suit and a tie. FRIENDS FOR LIFE (2003)The commercial diver swapped his wet suit for a pinstripe a decade ago. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Meanwhile, over half of northerners claim that southerners are snobbish and arrogant and wear pinstripe suits. Times, Sunday Times (2008)I kept buying pinstripe suits with the stripes running vertically. Christianity Today (2000)She is an intellectual, but she doesn't wear pinstripe underpants. The Sun (2008)Ooh, you're wearing a cheap pinstripe suit. Times, Sunday Times (2009)He wears a pinstripe suit, cufflinks, navy quilted jacket and brogues. Times, Sunday Times (2014)He said: 'I do have the pinstripe suits in a very secure location. The Sun (2012)If the choice was a pinstripe suit or a tracksuit, the FA may have found the middle ground. Times, Sunday Times (2010)I want to dress like that all the time, in baggy pinstripe trousers, and walk with a cane. Times, Sunday Times (2013)For some, it's about recognising that a career requiring a pinstripe suit and a calculator is not quite as secure as it used to be. Times, Sunday Times (2013)
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Translations for 'pinstripe'
British English: pinstripe NOUN
Pinstripes are very narrow vertical stripes found on certain types of clothing.
He wore an expensive, dark-blue pinstripe suit.
Definition of pinstripe from the Collins English Dictionary
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