[+colour] rayure f
→ ... a white shirt with a thin grey stripe.
npl (MILITARY, POLICE) galons m
→ She was very proud when at last he received his stripes.
to earn one's stripes (fig) gagner ses galons
→ tried and tested performers who have earned their stripes over the years
→ It's a big promotion, but she says she has earned her stripes over 22 years as a union official.
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