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strip (down) to sth

phrasal verb with strip uk   us   /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.
Translations of “strip (down) to sth”
in Chinese (Traditional) 脫得只剩下…, 把衣服脫到(身體某部位)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 脱得只剩下…, 把衣服脱到(身体某部位)…
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