sticker

A sticker is a label or a decoration with a sticky back, so it can be pasted anywhere. If you're a big fan of superheroes, you might cover your notebooks with Wonder Woman stickers.

Sticker usually refers to the kitten stickers your brother sticks on his bedroom windows or the adhesive labels that you peel off your banana. Some plants also have stickers (also known as burrs, prickles, or thorns) — the kind that get stuck in your sweater after a walk in the woods. The term sticker price means the listed price for a car or some other item offered for sale.

Definitions of sticker
  1. noun
    an adhesive label
    synonyms: gummed label, paster
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    types:
    bookplate, ex libris
    a label identifying the owner of a book in which it is pasted
    type of:
    label
    an identifying or descriptive marker that is attached to an object
  2. noun
    a small sharp-pointed tip resembling a spike on a stem or leaf
    synonyms: pricker, prickle, spikelet, spine, thorn
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    glochid, glochidium
    a barbed spine or bristle (often tufted on cacti)
    type of:
    aculeus
    a stiff sharp-pointed plant process
  3. noun
    a short knife with a pointed blade used for piercing or stabbing
    synonyms: dagger
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    dirk
    a relatively long dagger with a straight blade
    kirpan
    a ceremonial four-inch curved dagger that Sikh men and women are obliged to wear at all times
    crease, creese, kris
    a Malayan dagger with a wavy blade
    bodkin, poniard
    a dagger with a slender blade
    stiletto
    a small dagger with a tapered blade
    type of:
    knife
    a weapon with a handle and blade with a sharp point
  4. noun
    a particularly difficult or baffling question or problem
    synonyms: poser, stumper, toughie
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    type of:
    problem
    a question raised for consideration or solution
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