(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.
The act by which something is uncovered.
the removal of covering
To remove the dressing from (a wound)
To take goods from (a place) by force or without right, especially in time of war or lawlessness; plunder:
To deprive of something of value by or as by force; rob; plunder
To seize wrongfully or by force; steal:
Deprive is defined as to withhold or take something away from.
To be made clean
To lose soluble matter as a result of the filtering through of water
(Geology) To expose (rock strata) by erosion.
To come off in thin strips or pieces, as bark, skin, or paint:
To strip of or as of clothes; uncover; divest
To deprive of, or withhold from, unjustly or injuriously; to defraud.
(Often with off or out) To remove by tearing.
To remove from office; discharge
(Computing) To distribute data across several separate physical disks to reduce the time to read and write.
To remove skin from
The definition of a shred is a small amount of something, or is a bit of broken-off or torn off paper or other material.
To segment is to divide something up into different parts.
To reduce is to make something smaller or to become or feel smaller, or forcing someone into a less desirable position.
(Music) To sound (the strings of an instrument) by pulling and releasing them with the fingers or a plectrum.
To fleece is defined as to trick someone, or to shave the wool off of a animal.
To subject or allow to be subjected to an action, influence, or condition:
The definition of excoriate is to chafe, abrade or wear off the skin.
To overwhelm; confound; stun:
To remove the occupants of:
To fasten with or as with a bar
To mark or identify with a band:
The definition of spoil is to destroy something, to diminish the character of something, to overindulge someone, or to go bad and become unusable or inedible.
To take harrowing
To remove the outer covering or skin of with a knife or similar instrument:
To cover as if with clothing:
To overlay or spread with something:
To dress in formal clothes
To perform for an audience:
To bestow; to confer.
Find another word for stripping. In this page you can discover 52 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for stripping, like: denudation, uncovering, baring, husking, divesting, undressing, foraying, pillaging, ransacking, looting and despoiling.