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  Definition of strip
  1. a form of erotic entertainment in which a dancer gradually undresses to music; "she did a strip right in front of everyone"
  2. an airfield without normal airport facilities
  3. artifact consisting of a narrow flat piece of material
  4. thin piece of wood or metal
  5. a sequence of drawings telling a story in a newspaper or comic book
  6. a relatively long narrow piece of something; "he felt a flat strip of muscle"
  7. get undressed; "please don''t undress in front of everybody!"; "She strips in front of strangers every night for a living"
  8. 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"
  9. draw the last milk (of cows)
  10. take off or remove; "strip a wall of its wallpaper"
  11. remove a constituent from a liquid
  12. remove the thread (of screws)
  13. lay bare; "denude a forest"
  14. remove substances from by a percolating liquid; "leach the soil"
  15. remove the surface from; "strip wood"
  16. strip the cured leaves from; "strip tobacco"
  17. remove all contents or possession from, or empty completely; "The boys cleaned the sandwich platters"; "The trees were cleaned of apples by the storm"
  18. take away possessions from someone; "The Nazis stripped the Jews of all their assets"
  19. steal goods; take as spoils; "During the earthquake people looted the stores that were deserted by their owners"
Similar Words: striptease, strip show, airstrip, flight strip, landing strip, slip, comic strip, cartoon strip, undress, discase, uncase, unclothe, strip down, disrobe, peel, divest, disinvest, dismantle, denude, bare, denudate, leach, clean, deprive, plunder, despoil, loot, reave, rifle, ransack, pillage, foray

 

Hyponyms: flare path, band, ring, cramp, cramp iron, edge, margin, lead, leading, mullion, ribbon, typewriter ribbon, screed, stay, tab, tape, ticker tape, weather strip, weather stripping, batten, cleat, fingerboard, furring strip, furring, jackstraw, spillikin, picket, pale, slat, spline, toothpick, row, take off, defoliate, burn off, skin, peel, pare, bark, decorticate, pluck, pull, tear, deplume, deplumate, displume, disarm, unarm, expropriate, clean, dispossess, clean out, unclothe, orphan, bereave

 

Grouped Verbs: undress, divest, disinvest, discase, uncase, unclothe, strip down, disrobe, peel

 

Part Meronyms: newspaper, paper, comic book

 

Derivational Morphology: undress, divest, disinvest, discase, uncase, unclothe, strip down, disrobe, peel, stripper, striptease artist, striptease, stripteaser, exotic dancer, ecdysiast, peeler, strip show, denudation, stripping, uncovering, baring, husking, leach, leaching, stemmer, sprigger, divestiture, privation, want, deprivation, loot, booty, pillage, plunder, prize, swag, dirty money, plunderer, pillager, looter, spoiler, despoiler, raider, freebooter, plundering, pillaging, looting, robbery, spoil, spoliation, spoilation, despoilation, despoilment, despoliation

 

Anagrams: sprit, spirt

 

 
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