[ pin-strahypt ]
/ ˈpɪnˌstraɪpt /
(of a fabric or garment) having a pattern of pin stripes.
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.
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A man in a pinstriped business suit approaches and digs into his pocket.The Stacks: The Neville Brothers Stake Their Claim as Bards of the Bayou|John Ed Bradley|April 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST