Synonyms of slough in English:


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1‘the nudibranch sloughed its armour and acquired a new set of biological and chemical defences’


dispose of, discard, throw away, throw out, get rid of, toss out

shed, jettison, scrap, cast aside, cast off, repudiate, abandon, relinquish, drop, dispense with, have done with, reject, shrug off, throw on the scrapheap

informal chuck, chuck away, chuck out, fling away, dump, ditch, axe, bin, junk, get shut of

British informal get shot of

North American informal trash

archaic forsake


keep, acquire