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- Rhymes: -ɪkə(r)
sticker (plural stickers)
- Something or someone that sticks.
- An adhesive label or decal.
- A price tag.
- (by extension) The listed price (also sticker price).
- When buying a car, know the sticker and the invoice price.
- (Internet) A cartoonish illustration of a character that represents an emotion or action, often accompanied by text, that may be superimposed on a digital image.
- (informal) A burr or seed pod that catches in fur or clothing.
- (colloquial, dated) That which causes one to stick; that which puzzles or poses.
- (Can we find and add a quotation of Thackeray to this entry?)
- A wooden strip placed between courses of lumber to allow air circulation (also kiln sticker).
- (music) A small wooden rod in an organ which connects (in part) a key and a pallet, so as to communicate motion by pushing.
- A brand, label, or company, especially one making and distributing records.
- (US, politics) A paster.
something that sticks
adhesive label or decal
brand, label, or company
price tag — see price tag
- The translations below need to be checked and inserted above into the appropriate translation tables, removing any numbers. Numbers do not necessarily match those in definitions. See instructions at Wiktionary:Entry layout#Translations.
- sticker in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.
- sticker in The Century Dictionary, The Century Co., New York, 1911
- “sticker” in Moby Thesaurus II, Grady Ward, 1996.
- To apply one or more stickers to (something)
- To mark as the sticker price
- 2009 February 28, Rita Zekas, “DecoRita visits West Elm”, in Toronto Star:
- Also out of Africa: a huge hammered copper floor mirror stickered at $449.
- (nonstandard, informal) comparative form of : more stick (stickier).
- A sticker type of glue that always stays sticky.