striper

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n striper marine food and game fish with dark longitudinal stripes; migrates upriver to spawn; sometimes placed in the genus Morone
    • n striper caught along the Atlantic coast of the United States
    • n striper a serviceman who wears stripes on the uniform to indicate rank or years of service "he's a four-striper"
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Usage

In literature:

In a few minutes the door opened, and through it there stepped a grizzled four-striper.
"Spacehounds of IPC" by Edward Elmer Smith
Especially a five-striper, Juno.
"Peggy Stewart at School" by Gabrielle E. Jackson
He was decorated again and given the battlewagon of an ailing four-striper.
"The Adventurer" by Cyril M. Kornbluth
I tell you, it's worth while to room with the five striper.
"An Annapolis First Classman" by Lt.Com Edward L. Beach
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In news:

Greg Myerson must know a thing or two about big stripers.
The 50.7-pound striper Anthony Vaccaro caught on Sunday was bigger than Anthony Jr Rich Janis Photos.
Pete Wagner provided some hope today on his Hyper Striper from Twin Lights Marina in Highlands.
That presents a problem for them as the smaller stripers are quicker and stronger and able to out compete larger stripers for the limited shad supply.
Yesterday in Dove Canyon we struggled to find the normally reliable morning feeding stripers .
Striper King Classic fishing tournament returns.
The Striper King Classic 2 charity fishing tournament will be held at Diamond Valley Lake in Hemet on Saturday, Sept 22, with a top prize worth $1,000 to be awarded.
Stripers are now huddled in huge schools waiting in cool, deeper water for a shad school.
Stripers will usually splash near the brush where bottom depth is 20-30 feet.
Member and the $1 million striper .
To Arkansas fishermen, this is one of the best times of the year to be fishing for stripers and hybrid stripers .
While stripers are considered a favored target for Northern California anglers, including myself, what must be remembered is that striped bass aren't native to California.
Bill Cochran's Field Reports: Striper club president resigns.
The Newburyport High School Class of 1947 celebrated its 65th reunion on Sept 25 at Stripers Grille in Salisbury.
Chesapeake Bay Striper YOY Reproduction at Record Low.
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