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Oxford dictionary definition of the word stripe:
1a long, narrow band or strip differing in colour or texture from the surface on either side of it:
a pair of blue shorts with pink stripes
archaic a blow with a scourge or lash.
2a chevron sewn on to a uniform to denote military rank:
he was wearing his old uniform without its sergeant’s stripes
3chiefly North American a type or category:
entrepreneurs of all stripes are joining in the offensive
mark with stripes:
her body was striped with bands of sunlight
earn one’s stripes
gain a higher rank in the military.
deserve a position, status or reputation through work or achievements:
she’s earning her stripes by showing how hard she’s willing to work
late Middle English: perhaps a back-formation from striped, of Dutch or Low German origin; compare with Middle Dutch and Middle Low German strīpe