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peeling (off)

verb (1)
present participle of peel (off)

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(Entry 1 of 2)

to rid oneself of (a garment)
  • peeled off the wet clothes and tossed them over the shower rod

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peeling off

verb (2)
present participle of peel off

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“Peeling (off).” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/peeling%20%28off%29. Accessed 21 Jan. 2021.

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