unclothe

verb
un·​clothe | \ ˌən-ˈklōt͟h How to pronounce unclothe (audio) \
unclothed; unclothing; unclothes

Definition of unclothe

transitive verb

1 : to strip of clothes
2 : divest, uncover the hardest thing to unclothe is still our fears— Joe Williams

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Examples of unclothe in a Sentence

partially unclothed the patient for treatment

First Known Use of unclothe

14th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of unclothe was in the 14th century

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