Definitions for strip

Definitions for (noun) strip

Main entry: strip, strip show, striptease

Definition: a form of erotic entertainment in which a dancer gradually undresses to music

Usage: she did a strip right in front of everyone

Main entry: airstrip, strip, landing strip, flight strip

Definition: an airfield without normal airport facilities

Main entry: strip, slip

Definition: artifact consisting of a narrow flat piece of material

Main entry: strip

Definition: thin piece of wood or metal

Main entry: strip, funnies, comic strip, cartoon strip

Definition: a sequence of drawings telling a story in a newspaper or comic book

Main entry: strip

Definition: a relatively long narrow piece of something

Usage: he felt a flat strip of muscle

Definitions for (verb) strip

Main entry: discase, disrobe, uncase, unclothe, undress, strip, strip down, peel

Definition: get undressed

Usage: please don't undress in front of everybody!; She strips in front of strangers every night for a living

Main entry: disinvest, divest, strip, undress

Definition: remove (someone's or one's own) clothes

Usage: The nurse quickly undressed the accident victim; She divested herself of her outdoor clothes; He disinvested himself of his garments

Main entry: strip

Definition: draw the last milk (of cows)

Main entry: strip, dismantle

Definition: take off or remove

Usage: strip a wall of its wallpaper

Main entry: strip

Definition: remove a constituent from a liquid

Main entry: strip

Definition: remove the thread (of screws)

Main entry: strip, denudate, denude, bare

Definition: lay bare

Usage: denude a forest

Main entry: leach, strip

Definition: remove substances from by a percolating liquid

Usage: leach the soil

Main entry: strip

Definition: remove the surface from

Usage: strip wood

Main entry: strip

Definition: strip the cured leaves from

Usage: strip tobacco

Main entry: clean, strip

Definition: remove all contents or possession from, or empty completely

Usage: The boys cleaned the sandwich platters; The trees were cleaned of apples by the storm

Main entry: deprive, divest, strip

Definition: take away possessions from someone

Usage: The Nazis stripped the Jews of all their assets

Main entry: rifle, ransack, reave, plunder, pillage, despoil, foray, loot, strip

Definition: steal goods; take as spoils

Usage: During the earthquake people looted the stores that were deserted by their owners

Visual thesaurus for strip