Usage examples for stripes

  1. The child who has been punished unjustly feels the injury inflicted on his spirit, days, months, and, it may be, years, after the body has lost the smarting consciousness of stripes – The Good Time Coming by T. S. Arthur
  2. But big lazy Johnnie's fancy went to a small jockey's cap of red and yellow, to be worn with a football jersey of orange and green in stripes and blue trousers. – Tropic Days by E. J. Banfield