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English definition of “strip”

strip

verb     /strɪp/ (present participle stripping, past tense and past participle stripped)
CLOTHES [I, T] (also UK strip off) to remove all your clothes , or to remove all of someone else's clothes : She was stripped and searched by the guards . He stripped off his clothes and ran into the sea .Removing and getting rid of thingsTaking things away from someone or somewhereNot wearing or removing clothes
COVERING [T] (also strip off) to remove a covering from the surface of something: to strip paint / wallpaper off the wall Removing and getting rid of thingsTaking things away from someone or somewhereInterior decoration
(Definition of strip verb from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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