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English definition of “strip”

strip

verb [I/T] (REMOVE CLOTHING)   /strɪp/ (-pp-)
to remove your clothes, or to remove the clothes from someone else: [M] It was so hot that we stripped off our shirts. [I] We were told to strip to the waist (= remove our clothes above the waist). [I] The nurse told me to strip down to my underwear (= remove all of my clothes except my underwear).
(Definition of strip verb (REMOVE CLOTHING) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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