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French translation of “strip”

strip

verb /strip/ (past tense, past participle stripped)
to remove the covering from something
enlever
He stripped the old varnish off the wall He stripped the branch (of its bark ) with his knife .
to undress
(se) déshabiller
She stripped the child ( naked ) and put him in the bath He stripped and dived into the water They were told to strip to the waist .
to remove the contents of (a house etc)
vider
The house / room was stripped bare / stripped of its furnishings They stripped the house of all its furnishings .
to deprive (a person ) of something
destituer
The officer was stripped of his rank for misconduct .
strip cartoon a row of drawings , eg in a newspaper or comic paper , telling a story .
bande dessinée
strip-lighting noun lighting by long tubes rather than bulbs .
éclairage fluorescent
striptease noun the act , by a woman, of removing her clothes one by one as a theatrical entertainment .
effeuillage
strip off to remove clothes or a covering from a thing or person
enlever
He stripped (his clothes ) off and had a shower The doctor stripped his bandage off.
(Definition of strip from the Password English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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