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strip

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of strip

  1. 1 to remove clothing from the nurse told the nervous mother to strip her screaming baby down to his diaper for the exam Synonyms disrobe, undress, unclotheRelated Words bare, denude, divest, expose, uncover, undrape, unveil; bark, flay, peel, skinNear Antonyms apparel, array, attire, caparison, clothe, costume, cover, deck, dress, feather, garb, garment, invest, rig (out), vest; cloak, mantle; drape, swaddle, swathe; accoutre (or accouter), equip, furnish, outfitAntonyms dress, gown, robe

  2. 2 to take something away from an indiscretion that resulted in her being stripped of her authority Synonyms abate, bereave, divest, depriveRelated Words denude; cheat, clean (out), defraud, shortchange; bankrupt, disfurnish, impoverish


strip

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of strip

  1. 1 a long narrow piece of material now tear the paper into strips and fold them up carefully Synonyms list, ribbon, slip Related Words slat; band, bandage, belt, binding, girth, strap, swatch, swath (or swathe), tape

  2. 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 Synonyms cartoon, comic, funny, comic stripRelated Words comic book, funny paper(s), graphic novel; animated cartoon, animation; caricature


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