Part of speech:
The act of removing the outer covering or skin.
A long narrow piece, usually of uniform width:
A thin, sharp piece that has been cut, split, or broken off something; splinter
Skin is the outer layer of something.
The act of shedding, separating, or casting off.
To remove (an outer covering); peel off:
A small, symmetrical, six-sided crystal of snow. Flakes can be large or small and wet or dry, depending on weather conditions. They are white in color because of their large number of reflecting surfaces.
Strip is defined as to remove clothing or covering or take something away from a person or thing.
To strip of or as of clothes; uncover; divest
To remove the cover from:
To remove the husk or shell from:
To move or remove with a shovel.
To cover with scales; encrust.
To do away with; eliminate:
To strip, scratch, or rub off the skin of; flay, abrade, chafe, etc.
To overlay or spread with something:
(Informal) To scrape some skin off
To dress in formal clothes
To reduce to pulp
Find another word for peeling. In this page you can discover 27 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for peeling, like: paring, strip, sliver, skin, desquamation, shedding, skinning, flaking, disrobing, stripping and unclothing.