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OVERVIEW OF NOUN STRIP

1) strip: a relatively long narrow piece of something; “he felt a flat strip of muscle”

2) strip, slip: artifact consisting of a narrow flat piece of material

3) airstrip, flight strip, landing strip, strip: an airfield without normal airport facilities

4) comic strip, cartoon strip, strip, funnies: a sequence of drawings telling a story in a newspaper or comic book

5) strip: thin piece of wood or metal

6) strip, striptease, strip show: a form of erotic entertainment in which a dancer gradually undresses to music; “she did a strip right in front of everyone

OVERVIEW OF VERB STRIP

1) deprive, strip, divest: take away possessions from someone; “The Nazis stripped the Jews of all their assets”

2) undress, discase, uncase, unclothe, strip, strip down, disrobe, peel: get undressed; “please don’t undress in front of everybody!”; “She strips in front of strangers every night for a living”

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Image of strip

3) strip: remove the surface from; “strip wood

4) leach, strip: remove substances from by a percolating liquid; “leach the soil

5) denude, bare, denudate, strip: lay bare; “denude a forest

6) plunder, despoil, loot, reave, strip, rifle, ransack, pillage, foray: steal goods; take as spoils; “During the earthquake people looted the stores that were deserted by their owners”

7) clean, strip: remove all contents or possession from, or empty completely; “The boys cleaned the sandwich platters”; “The trees were cleaned of apples by the storm

8) strip: strip the cured leaves from; “strip tobacco

9) strip: remove the thread (of screws)

10) strip: remove a constituent from a liquid

11) strip, dismantle: take off or remove; “strip a wall of its wallpaper”

12) strip: draw the last milk (of cows)

13) strip, undress, divest, disinvest: 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”

noun strip has 6 sense(s) (first 4 from tagged texts)


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