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Strip (IPA: /ˈstɹɪp/)


Strip (v. t.)

To deprive; to bereave; to make destitute; to plunder; especially, to deprive of a covering; to skin; to peel; as, to strip a man of his possession, his rights, his privileges, his reputation; to strip one of his clothes; to strip a beast of his skin; to strip a tree of its bark.

Strip (v. t.)

To divest of clothing; to uncover.

Strip (v. t.)

To dismantle; as, to strip a ship of rigging, spars, etc.

Strip (v. t.)

To pare off the surface of, as land, in strips.

Strip (v. t.)

To deprive of all milk; to milk dry; to draw the last milk from; hence, to milk with a peculiar movement of the hand on the teats at the last of a milking; as, to strip a cow.

Strip (v. t.)

To pass; to get clear of; to outstrip.

Strip (v. t.)

To pull or tear off, as a covering; to remove; to wrest away; as, to strip the skin from a beast; to strip the bark from a tree; to strip the clothes from a man's back; to strip away all disguisses.

Strip (v. t.)

To tear off (the thread) from a bolt or nut; as, the thread is stripped.

Strip (v. t.)

To tear off the thread from (a bolt or nut); as, the bolt is stripped.

Strip (v. t.)

To remove the metal coating from (a plated article), as by acids or electrolytic action.

Strip (v. t.)

To remove fiber, flock, or lint from; -- said of the teeth of a card when it becomes partly clogged.

Strip (v. t.)

To pick the cured leaves from the stalks of (tobacco) and tie them into "LFT hands RHT"; to remove the midrib from (tobacco leaves).

Strip (v. i.)

To take off, or become divested of, clothes or covering; to undress.

Strip (v. i.)

To fail in the thread; to lose the thread, as a bolt, screw, or nut. See Strip, v. t., 8.

Strip (n.)

A narrow piece, or one comparatively long; as, a strip of cloth; a strip of land.

Strip (n.)

A trough for washing ore.

Strip (n.)

The issuing of a projectile from a rifled gun without acquiring the spiral motion.

Strip

Standard UNIX utility

Strip

Single

Strip

Album by Adam Ant

Strip

Album by The Chameleons

Strip

Protein-coding gene in the species Drosophila melanogaster

Strip Synonyms

Flight Strip, Airstrip, Landing Strip

Strip Synonyms

Comic Strip, Cartoon Strip, Funnies

Strip Synonyms

Slip

Strip Synonyms

Striptease, Strip Show

Strip Synonyms

Clean

Strip Synonyms

Denude, Bare, Denudate

Strip Synonyms

Divest, Deprive

Strip Synonyms

Dismantle

Strip Synonyms

Leach

Strip Synonyms

Rifle, Ransack, Despoil, Pillage, Reave, Fora, Plunder, Loot

Strip Synonyms

Uncase, Disrobe, Peel, Strip Down, Undress, Discase, Unclothe

Strip Synonyms

Disinvest, Undress, Divest

STRIP (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Separate Trading of Registered Interest and Principal of securities

STRIP (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Special Turku Coronary Risk Factor Intervention Project

STRIP (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Special Turku Coronary Risk Factor Intervention Project for Babies

STRIP (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Special Turku Coronary Risk Factor Intervention Project for Children

STRIP (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Standard Requisition and Issue Procedures

STRIP (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Standard Taped Routines for Image Processing

Spanish Translation

Strip in Spanish is Tira

Tagalog Translation

Strip in Tagalog is Ano Mang Bagay Na Mahaba At Makitid

Example Sentence (Quote)

" All June I bound the rose in sheaves, Now, rose by rose, I strip the leaves." - Roses

Example Sentence (Quote)

"My home away from home! [in reference to a strip club]" - Duke Nukem

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Road, n. A strip of land along which one may pass from where it is too tiresome to be to where it is futile to go." - Ambrose Bierce

Example Sentence (Quote)

" The Channel is that silver strip of sea which severs merry England from the tardy realms of Europe." - Oceans


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