One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1A pinstripe suit or dress.
2A person who wears pinstriped clothing; specifically (a) a player in the New York Yankees baseball team; (b) a businessman or businesswoman, especially one belonging a prominent corporate company.
1940s; earliest use found in The Portland Press Herald. From pinstripe + -er.
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