candy-striped

[kan-dee-strahypt]

Origin of candy-striped

First recorded in 1890–95
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Contemporary Examples of candy-striped

  • From the second-story lounge, I look out over a gorgeous pool, a candy-striped garden bar, and a mixed crowd of hip revelers.

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    The Secret Speakeasies of Buenos Aires

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    February 25, 2014


British Dictionary definitions for candy-striped

candy-striped

adjective
  1. (esp of clothing fabric) having narrow coloured stripes on a white background
Derived Formscandy stripe, noun
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