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English definition of “strip sb/sth of sth”

strip sb/sth of sth

phrasal verb with strip     /strɪp/ verb [T] (-pp-)
to take something away from someone, sometimes in a way that seems unfair or dishonest : be stripped of sth About 40,000 people may be stripped of their pensions because their employers have gone into administration .be stripped of your position/role/responsibilities She was stripped of her role as senior manager for the Human Resources Office .
(Definition of strip sb/sth of sth from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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