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KK Pronunciation

〔 strIp 〕


〔 strip 〕

Overview of noun strip

The noun strip has 6 senses

  • strip -- (a relatively long narrow piece of something; "he felt a flat strip of muscle")

  • strip, slip -- (artifact consisting of a narrow flat piece of material)

  • airstrip, flight strip, landing strip, strip -- (an airfield without normal airport facilities)

  • comic strip, cartoon strip, strip, funnies -- (a sequence of drawings telling a story in a newspaper or comic book)

  • strip -- (thin piece of wood or metal)

  • 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

The verb strip has 13 senses

  • deprive, strip, divest -- (take away possessions from someone; "The Nazis stripped the Jews of all their assets")

  • 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")

  • strip -- (remove the surface from; "strip wood")

  • leach, strip -- (remove substances from by a percolating liquid; "leach the soil")

  • denude, bare, denudate, strip -- (lay bare; "denude a forest")

  • 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")

  • 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")

  • strip -- (strip the cured leaves from; "strip tobacco")

  • strip -- (remove the thread (of screws))

  • strip -- (remove a constituent from a liquid)

  • strip, dismantle -- (take off or remove; "strip a wall of its wallpaper")

  • strip -- (draw the last milk (of cows))

  • 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")