a very thin , especially in fabrics.
a pattern of such .
a fabric or garment having such .
noun (in textiles)
1882, from pin (n.) + stripe (n.). Figurative of “executive” by 1958.
[pin-strahypt] /ˈpɪnˌstraɪpt/ adjective 1. (of a fabric or garment) having a pattern of pin stripes. 2. Informal. having or conveying the attitudes, policies, etc., often associated with persons who typically wear such garments in their work, as bankers or lawyers: a pinstriped mind.
[pin-strahy-ping] /ˈpɪnˌstraɪ pɪŋ/ noun 1. a design, as on a fabric or surface, consisting of : There’s a surcharge if the car has pinstriping.
/ˈpɪnˌswɛl/ noun 1. (Southwest English, dialect) a small boil
[pahynt] /paɪnt/ noun 1. a liquid and also dry measure of capacity, equal to one half of a liquid and dry quart respectively, approximately 35 cubic inches (0.473 liter). Abbreviation: pt, pt. /paɪnt/ noun 1. a unit of liquid measure of capacity equal to one eighth of a gallon. 1 Brit pint is equal to […]