candy stripe


noun

a pattern of bright stripes of one color against a plain background, used chiefly in fabrics.

Nearby words

  1. candy cane,
  2. candy corn,
  3. candy floss,
  4. candy pull,
  5. candy store,
  6. candy striper,
  7. candy-ass,
  8. candy-coat,
  9. candy-striped,
  10. candy-striper

Origin of candy stripe

First recorded in 1935–40

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