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English definition of “strip (down) to sth”

strip (down) to sth

phrasal verb with strip     /strɪp/ verb (-pp-)
to remove everything except for a particular piece of clothing or above a particular part of the body: I had to strip down to my underwear for my medical examination. He was stripped to the waist.Not wearing or removing clothes
(Definition of strip (down) to sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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