Origin of shoulder strap
Examples from the Web for shoulder strap
If he has ever worn the shoulder-strap, he has learned the reprimand for its ill adjustment.The Autocrat of the Breakfast-Table|Oliver Wendell Holmes
A light would come into his eye, and he would seize hold of his victim by the shoulder-strap and heave and tug till it came off.
His uniform was torn to tatters in the back and elbows, and one shoulder-strap swung hither and thither on its torn fastening.The Duel|A. I. Kuprin
Jean stared, stared and remained silent; but a moment later the candidate had seized him by the shoulder-strap.The German Classics of the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries, Volume 11|Friedrich Spielhagen
Privates had a grand ball to-night in Alabama Hotel to try to excel the shoulder-strap fizzle of Feb. 22.An Artilleryman's Diary|Jenkin Lloyd Jones