Textual thesaurus for "strip"

(noun) strip show, striptease

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

she did a strip right in front of everyone

(noun) airstrip, landing strip, flight strip

an airfield without normal airport facilities

(noun) slip

artifact consisting of a narrow flat piece of material

(noun) funnies, comic strip, cartoon strip

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

(verb) discase, disrobe, uncase, unclothe, undress, strip down, peel

get undressed

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

(verb) disinvest, divest, undress

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

(verb) dismantle

take off or remove

strip a wall of its wallpaper

(verb) denudate, denude, bare

lay bare

denude a forest

(verb) leach

remove substances from by a percolating liquid

leach the soil

(verb) clean

remove all contents or possession from, or empty completely

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

(verb) deprive, divest

take away possessions from someone

The Nazis stripped the Jews of all their assets

(verb) rifle, ransack, reave, plunder, pillage, despoil, foray, loot

steal goods; take as spoils

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