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STRIP





Definition:

  1. [noun] a relatively long narrow piece of something; "he felt a flat strip of muscle"

  2. [noun] artifact consisting of a narrow flat piece of material
    Synonyms: slip

  3. [noun] an airfield without normal airport facilities
    Synonyms: airflight landing

  4. [noun] a sequence of drawings telling a story in a newspaper or comic book
    Synonyms: comic cartoon

  5. [noun] thin piece of wood or metal

  6. [noun] a form of erotic entertainment in which a dancer gradually undresses to music; "she did a strip right in front of everyone"
    Synonyms: tease, show

  7. [verb] take away possessions from someone; "The Nazis stripped the Jews of all their assets"
    Synonyms: deprive, divest

  8. [verb] get undressed; "please don't undress in front of everybody!"; "She strips in front of strangers every night for a living"
    Synonyms: undress, discase, uncase, unclothe, down, disrobe, peel

  9. [verb] remove the surface from; "strip wood"

  10. [verb] remove substances from by a percolating liquid; "leach the soil"
    Synonyms: leach

  11. [verb] lay bare; "denude a forest"
    Synonyms: denude, bare, denudate

  12. [verb] steal goods; take as spoils; "During the earthquake people looted the stores that were deserted by their owners"
    Synonyms: plunder, despoil, loot, reave, rifle, ransack, pillage, foray

  13. [verb] remove all contents or possession from, or empty completely; "The boys cleaned the sandwich platters"; "The trees were cleaned of apples by the storm"
    Synonyms: clean

  14. [verb] strip the cured leaves from; "strip tobacco"

  15. [verb] remove the thread (of screws)

  16. [verb] remove a constituent from a liquid

  17. [verb] take off or remove; "strip a wall of its wallpaper"
    Synonyms: dismantle

  18. [verb] draw the last milk (of cows)

  19. [verb] remove (someone's or one's own) clothes; "The nurse quickly undressed the accident victim"; "She divested herself of her outdoor clothes"; "He disinvested himself of his garments"
    Synonyms: undress, divest, disinvest

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