Synonyms of strip in English

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strip1


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verb

1‘he stripped and got into bed’

SYNONYMS

undress, strip off, take one's clothes off, remove one's clothes, shed one's clothes, unclothe, disrobe, strip naked, denude oneself, expose oneself, reveal oneself, uncover oneself

informal peel off

dated divest oneself of one's clothes

ANTONYMS

dress

2‘you'll have to strip off the paint’

SYNONYMS

peel, remove, take off, flake, scrape, scratch, shave, abrade, rub, clear, clean

pare, skin, flay

technical excoriate, decorticate

3‘the university stripped him of his doctorate’

SYNONYMS

take away from, dispossess, deprive, confiscate, divest, relieve, deny, rob

4‘the mechanics are stripping down my engine’

SYNONYMS

dismantle, disassemble, take to pieces, take to bits, take apart, break up, demolish

ANTONYMS

construct, assemble

5‘the house had been stripped of everything of value’

SYNONYMS

empty, clear, clean out, plunder, rob, burgle, loot, rifle, pillage, ransack, gut, lay bare, devastate, sack, ravage, raid

literary despoil

archaic spoil, reave


noun

1‘he led out an England team sporting a new strip’

SYNONYMS

outfit, clothes, clothing, garments, costume, suit, dress, garb

British kit

informal gear, get-up

British informal rig-out


Synonyms of strip in English

: strip1strip2

strip2


See definition of strip

noun

1‘cut a strip of paper 12cm wide’

SYNONYMS

narrow piece, piece, bit, band, belt, ribbon, sash, stripe, bar, swathe, slip, fillet, shred