HyperDic: strip

English > 19 senses of the word strip:
NOUNobjectstripa relatively long narrow piece of something
artifactstrip, slipartifact consisting of a narrow flat piece of material
artifactstrip, airstrip, flight strip, landing stripan airfield without normal airport facilities
communicationstrip, comic strip, cartoon strip, funniesa sequence of drawings telling a story in a newspaper or comic book
artifactstripthin piece of wood or metal
actstrip, striptease, strip showa form of erotic entertainment in which a dancer gradually undresses to music
VERBpossessionstrip, deprive, divesttake away possessions from someone
bodystrip, undress, discase, uncase, unclothe, strip down, disrobe, peelget undressed
contactstripremove the surface from
changestrip, leachremove substances from by a percolating liquid / liquid
changestrip, denude, bare, denudatelay bare
possessionstrip, plunder, despoil, loot, reave, rifle, ransack, pillage, foraysteal goods
contactstrip, cleanremove all contents or possession from, or empty completely
contactstripstrip the cured leaves from
changestripremove the thread (of screws)
changestripremove a constituent from a liquid
changestrip, dismantletake off or remove
changestripdraw the last milk / milk (of cows)
changestrip, undress, divest, disinvestremove (someone's or one's own) clothes
strip > pronunciation
Soundsstrih'p
Rhymesacquaintanceship ... zip / ZIP: 103 rhymes with ihp...
English > strip: 19 senses > noun 1, object
MeaningA relatively long narrow piece of something.
Example"he felt a flat strip of muscle"
NarrowerrowA long continuous strip (usually running horizontally)
Broaderpart, pieceA portion of a natural object
English > strip: 19 senses > noun 2, artifact
Meaningartifact consisting of a narrow flat piece of material.
Synonymslip
NarrowerbandA thin flat strip of flexible material that is worn around the body or one of the limbs (especially to decorate the body)
band, ringA strip of material attached to the leg of a bird to identify it (as in studies of bird migration)
bandA thin flat strip or loop of flexible material that goes around or over something else, typically to hold it together or as a decoration
cramp, cramp ironA strip of metal with ends bent at right angles
lead, leadingThin strip of metal used to separate lines of type in printing
mullionA nonstructural vertical strip between the casements or panes of a window (or the panels of a screen)
reefOne of several strips across a sail that can be taken in or rolled up to lessen the area of the sail that is exposed to the wind
ribbon, typewriter ribbonA long strip of inked material for making characters on paper with a typewriter
screedAn accurately levelled strip of material placed on a wall or floor as guide for the even application of plaster or concrete
stayA thin strip of metal or bone that is used to stiffen a garment (e.g. a corset)
tabA short strip of material attached to or projecting from something in order to facilitate opening or identifying or handling it
tapeA long thin piece ... / piece of cloth or paper as used for binding or fastening
weather strip, weatherstrip, weather stripping, weatherstrippingA narrow strip of material to cover the joint of a door or window to exclude the cold
Broaderartifact, artefactA man-made object taken as a whole
Spanishbanda, tira
Catalanbanda, tira
English > strip: 19 senses > noun 3, artifact
MeaningAn airfield without normal airport facilities.
Synonymsairstrip, flight strip, landing strip
PartsrunwayA strip of level paved surface where planes can take off and land
Narrowerflare pathAn airstrip outline with lights to guide an airplane pilot in landing
Broaderairfield, landing field, flying field, fieldA place where planes take off and land
Spanishfranja de vuelo, franja, pista de aterrizaje, pista
Catalanfranja, pista d'aterratge, pista
English > strip: 19 senses > noun 4, communication
MeaningA sequence of drawings telling a story in a newspaper or comic book.
Synonymscomic strip, cartoon strip, funnies
Part ofcomic bookA magazine devoted to comic strips
newspaper, paperA daily or weekly publication on folded sheets
PartsframeA single drawing in a comic strip
Broadercartoon, sketchA humorous or satirical drawing published in a newspaper or magazine
Spanishhistorieta, tira cómica, tira
Catalanhistorieta il·lustrada, tira còmica
English > strip: 19 senses > noun 5, artifact
MeaningThin piece of wood or metal.
NarrowerbattenA strip fixed to something to hold it firm
cleatA strip of wood or metal used to strengthen the surface to which it is attached
fingerboardA narrow strip of wood on the neck of some stringed instruments (violin or cello or guitar etc) where the strings are held against the wood with the fingers
furring strip, furringstrip used to give a level surface for attaching wallboard
jackstraw, spillikinA thin strip of wood used in playing the game / game / game of jackstraws
picket, paleA wooden strip forming part of a fence
slat, splineA thin strip (wood or metal)
splineA flexible strip (wood or rubber / rubber) used in drawing curved lines
toothpickpick consisting of a small strip of wood or plastic
Broaderlumber, timberThe wood of trees cut and prepared for use as building material
English > strip: 19 senses > noun 6, act
MeaningA form of erotic entertainment in which a dancer gradually undresses to music.
Example"she did a strip right in front of everyone"
Synonymsstriptease, strip show
Broadernude dancingerotic dancing with little or no clothing
Spanishespectáculo de striptease, striptease
Catalanespectacle de striptease, striptease
Verbsstripget undressed
stripremove (someone's or one's own) clothes
English > strip: 19 senses > verb 1, possession
Meaningtake away possessions from someone.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody of something
ModelThey strip him of all his money
Example"The Nazis stripped the Jews of all their assets"
Synonymsdeprive, divest
Narrowerbereavedeprive through death
cleandeprive wholly of money in a gambling game, robbery, etc.
clean outdeprive completely of money or goods
disarm, unarmtake away the weapons from
dispossessDeprive of the possession of real estate
expropriatedeprive / deprive of possessions
orphandeprive of parents
unclothestrip
unsexdeprive of sex or sexual powers
BroadertakeTake into one's possession
Spanishdeprivar, desnudar, despojar, desposeer, privar
Catalandesmuntar, desposseir, despullar-se, despullar, desvestir-se, desvestir, privar
English > strip: 19 senses > verb 2, body
MeaningGet undressed.
PatternSomebody ----s; Somebody ----s something; Somebody ----s somebody
ModelThey strip
Example "She strips in front of strangers every night for a living"
Synonymsundress, discase, uncase, unclothe, strip down, disrobe, peel
Narrowertake offRemove clothes
Broadertake offtake away or remove
Oppositedress, get dressedPut on clothes
dress, clothe, enclothe, garb, raiment, tog, garment, habilitate, fit out, apparelProvide with clothes or put clothes on
Similar tostrip, undress, divest, disinvestRemove (someone's or one's own) clothes
Spanishdesnudar, despojar, desvestir
Catalandespullar-se, despullar, desvestir-se, desvestir
Nounsstripa form of erotic entertainment in which a dancer gradually undresses to music
strippera performer who provides erotic entertainment by undressing to music
English > strip: 19 senses > verb 3, contact
MeaningRemove the surface from.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Something ----s something
ModelThey strip the trees
Example"strip wood"
Narrowerbark, skinRemove the bark of a tree
decorticateRemove the outer layer of
pluck, pull, tear, deplume, deplumate, displumeStrip of feathers
skin, peel, parestrip the skin off
Broaderremove, take, take away, withdrawRemove something concrete, as by lifting, pushing, or taking off, or remove something abstract
Spanishdespojar
Catalandesmantellar, raspar, raure, treure
English > strip: 19 senses > verb 4, change
MeaningRemove substances from by a percolating liquid / liquid.
PatternSomething ----s something
Synonymleach
Broaderremove, take, take away, withdrawRemove something concrete, as by lifting, pushing, or taking off, or remove something abstract
Spanishsacar
Catalanlixiviar, treure
English > strip: 19 senses > verb 5, change
Meaninglay bare.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Something ----s something
ModelThey strip the trees
Synonymsdenude, bare, denudate
Narrowerburn offClear land of its vegetation by burning it off
defoliatestrip the leaves or branches from
BroaderclearRemove
Spanishdenudar, descubrir, desnudar, despejar, despojar, desvestir, pelar
Catalandesembarassar, desposseir, despullar, desvestir
English > strip: 19 senses > verb 6, possession
Meaningsteal goods; take as spoils.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Synonymsplunder, despoil, loot, reave, rifle, ransack, pillage, foray
Narrowerdeplume, displumestrip of honors, possessions, or attributes
BroadertakeTake by force
Spanishdespojar, desvalijar, expoliar, pillar, saquear
Catalandesvalisar, espoliar, expilar, saquejar
English > strip: 19 senses > verb 7, contact
MeaningRemove all contents or possession from, or empty completely.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Something ----s something; Somebody ----s somebody of something; Somebody ----s PP
Synonymclean
Broaderremove, take, take away, withdrawRemove something concrete, as by lifting, pushing, or taking off, or remove something abstract
Spanishdesmantelar, desmontar, desnudar, limpiar, quitar, sacar
Catalandesmantellar, desmuntar, desvestir, netejar, treure
English > strip: 19 senses > verb 8, contact
MeaningStrip the cured leaves from.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Example"strip tobacco"
Broaderremove, take, take away, withdrawRemove something concrete, as by lifting, pushing, or taking off, or remove something abstract
Nounsstrippera worker who strips the stems from moistened tobacco leaves and binds the leaves together into books
English > strip: 19 senses > verb 9, change
MeaningRemove the thread (of screws) .
PatternSomebody ----s something; Something ----s something
Broadersmooth, smoothenmake smooth or smoother, as if by rubbing
English > strip: 19 senses > verb 10, change
Meaningremove a constituent from a liquid.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Categorychemistry, chemical scienceThe science of matter
Broaderremove, take, take away, withdrawRemove something concrete, as by lifting, pushing, or taking off, or remove something abstract
Spanishdeprivar
English > strip: 19 senses > verb 11, change
MeaningTake off or remove.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Example"strip a wall of its wallpaper"
Synonymdismantle
Broaderremove, take, take away, withdrawRemove something concrete, as by lifting, pushing, or taking off, or remove something abstract
Spanisharrancar a tiras, raer
Catalanarrencar a tiras, raspar, raure
Nounsstrippera chemical compound used to remove paint or varnish
strippingthe removal of covering / covering
English > strip: 19 senses > verb 12, change
MeaningDraw the last milk / milk (of cows) .
PatternSomebody ----s something
BroadermilkTake milk / milk from female mammals
Spanishsecar
English > strip: 19 senses > verb 13, change
MeaningRemove (someone's or one's own) clothes.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s somebody
ModelThey want to strip the prisoners
Synonymsundress, divest, disinvest
Broaderremove, take, take away, withdrawRemove something concrete, as by lifting, pushing, or taking off, or remove something abstract
Similar toundress, discase, uncase, unclothe, strip, strip down, disrobe, peelGet undressed
Spanishdesvestir
Catalandespullar
Nounsstripa form of erotic entertainment in which a dancer gradually undresses to music

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