CET4 IELTS 考 研 TOEFL CET6
1. 星条旗（Stars and Stripes）。
来自中古低地德语 stripe,布条，条纹，来自 Proto-Germanic*stripan,布条。引申诸相关词义。
- stripe (n.1)
- "a line or band in cloth," early 15c., from Middle Dutch or Middle Low German stripe "stripe, streak," from Proto-Germanic *stripan (cognates: Danish stribe "a striped fabric," German Streifen "stripe"), cognate with Old Irish sriab "stripe," from PIE root *streig- "to stroke, rub, press" (see strigil). Of soldiers' chevrons, badges, etc., attested from 1827. Stripes for "prison uniform" is by 1887, American English.
- stripe (n.2)
- "a stroke or lash," early 15c., probably a special use of stripe (n.1), from the marks left by a lash. Compare also Dutch strippen "to whip," West Frisian strips, apparently cognate but not attested as early as the English word.
- stripe (v.)
- "ornament with stripes," early 15c., from stripe (n.1). Compare Middle Flemish stripen, Middle Low German and Middle Dutch stripen. Related: Striped; striping.
- 1. His dark socks, I could see, had a stripe on them.
- 2. The book has a diagonal black stripe on the cover.
- 3. Each white petal had a stripe of red.
- 4. She wore a bright green jogging suit with a white stripe down the sides.
- 5. Bulmer is the UK distributor for Perrier and the Jamaican lager Red Stripe.
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