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German translation of “strip”

strip

verb /strip/ (past tense, past participle stripped)
to remove the covering from something
abziehen
He stripped the old varnish off the wall He stripped the branch (of its bark) with his knife.
to undress
(zich)ausziehen
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)
ausräumen
The house/room was stripped bare / stripped of its furnishings They stripped the house of all its furnishings.
to deprive (a person) of something
entblößen
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.
der Ziechenstrip
strip-lighting noun lighting by long tubes rather than bulbs.
die Neonbeleuchtung
striptease noun the act, by a woman, of removing her clothes one by one as a theatrical entertainment.
der Striptease
strip off to remove clothes or a covering from a thing or person
abstreifen
He stripped (his clothes) off and had a shower The doctor stripped his bandage off.
(Definition of strip from the Password English-German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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