Part of speech:
A continuous narrow, flexible strip of cloth, metal, paper, or plastic, such as adhesive tape, magnetic tape, or ticker tape.
A small piece of paper, esp. one prepared for a specific use
In general, a fragment; a piece; a particle; a very small amount.
1898, J. Meade Falkner, Moonfleet Chapter 5
One that lays:
Skin is defined as to remove the outer surface of something.
To remove the clothing or covering from.
(Chemistry) To replace (an atom, radical, ion, or molecule) in a compound during a reaction.
To remove is to take something away, eliminate something or take something off.
To lose or shed skin, bark, or other covering.
To put an end to in a gradual systematic way:
To become torn:
A band is defined as a group of people working together, particularly in the field of music or a band is something that ties together or restricts movement.
A single item belonging to a class of similar items: as, for example, a piece of machinery, a piece of software.
To remove the clothing of; disrobe.
A narrow strip of wood used to fasten down the edges of the material that covers hatches in foul weather.
The definition of a cleat is a shoe with metal, rubber or other material projecting from the sole that helps you to get a better grip, or the metal, rubber or other pieces that project from the bottom of the shoe.
The separation of ripened leaves from a branch or stem; the falling or shedding of the leaves.
(Geology) The laying bare of rocks by the washing away of the overlying earth, etc.; or the excavation and removal of them by the action of running water.
A narrow strip of ribbon or similar material, often worn as a headband.
Out of the way; completely away:
To remove the bark, husk, or outer layer from; peel.
To pluck the feathers from.
Deprive is defined as to withhold or take something away from.
To deprive of something valuable, especially by force; rob:
To fall off in scales; peel off
To deprive of the possession of something, esp. land, a house, etc.; oust
To strip, scratch, or rub off the skin of; flay, abrade, chafe, etc.
To rob; pillage
To cover with a fleece or similar covering.
Pillage is defined as to take something by force.
To remove or detach by grasping and pulling abruptly with the fingers; pick:
To ravage is to destroy something or cause severe destruction.
To increase the number of electrons of (an atom, element, or ion)
To cause to be seen; show:
To sack is a slang term that is defined as to fire someone from their job.
To divide or become divided into segments.
To cast off or lose (a natural growth or covering, as leaves, skin, hair, etc.)
To provide or make with slats:
To mark with a stripe or stripes
To remove the hat, cap, etc. from (the head), as a conventional gesture of respect
A thing complete in itself, or a complete organization of integrated parts; a unity, entirety, or system
(Military, intransitive) To arrange in exact continuity of line, as soldiers; commonly to adjust to a straight line and at proper distance; to align. Sometimes an imperative command.
(Figuratively) To cover or invest, as if with a garment.
(Rare) To plunder
To cause havoc.
Harrow is defined as to draw a tool over soil to break up dirt or weeds, or to bother, harass or stress.
To overindulge so as to cause to demand or expect too much
To remove all the clothing from
(Slang) To make an appearance; show up:
To offer in good faith; pledge:
To rob of goods by force, especially in time of war
A performance, as in a burlesque act, in which a person slowly removes clothing, usually to musical accompaniment.
a form of erotic entertainment in which a dancer gradually undresses to music
A hard-surfaced area, as at an airhead, adapted for use as a temporary airplane runway
An emergency runway; airstrip
(Idiomatic) A cultivated pubic hair pattern in which much of the pubic hair is removed, leaving only a central vertical line or rectangle.
A sequence of several related cartoon drawings typically arranged in a horizontal strip
a sequence of drawings telling a story in a newspaper or comic book
To remove soluble or other constituents from by the action of a percolating liquid:
In a clean or nonpolluting manner:
To deprive (one) of something; bereave.
To make a foray (into enemy territory, an unfamiliar situation, etc.)
- Dismantle implies the act of stripping a house, ship, etc. of all of its furniture or equipment a dismantled factory
- Bare simply implies an uncovering or laying open to view to bare one's head in reverence
- Divest implies the taking away of something with which one has been clothed or invested an official divested of authority
- Denude implies that the thing stripped is left exposed or naked land denuded of vegetation
- Strip implies the pulling or tearing off of clothing, outer covering, etc. and often connotes forcible or even violent action and total deprivation to strip paper off a wall, stripped of sham
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