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1 to remove clothing from
  • the nurse told the nervous mother to strip her screaming baby down to his diaper for the exam

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2 to take something away from
  • an indiscretion that resulted in her being stripped of her authority

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Synonyms of strip (Entry 2 of 2)

1 a long narrow piece of material
  • now tear the paper into strips and fold them up carefully

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2 a series of drawings that tell a story or part of a story
  • a cartoonist who uses his daily strip to make his political points

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The first known use of strip was in the 13th century

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“Strip.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 Feb. 2020.

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