peels (off)

verb (1)
present tense third-person singular 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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peels off

verb (2)
present tense third-person singular of peel off

Synonyms & Antonyms of peels off (Entry 2 of 2)

to leave a place often for another
  • it's rude to peel off like that without thanking your host

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something of little or no value

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