Associations to the word «Strip»

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Wiktionary

STRIP, noun. (countable) (uncountable) Long, thin piece of any material.
STRIP, noun. A comic strip.
STRIP, noun. A landing strip.
STRIP, noun. A strip steak.
STRIP, noun. A street with multiple shopping or entertainment possibilities.
STRIP, noun. (fencing) The fencing area, roughly 14 meters by 2 meters.
STRIP, noun. (UK football) the uniform of a football team, or the same worn by supporters.
STRIP, noun. Striptease.
STRIP, noun. (mining) A trough for washing ore.
STRIP, noun. The issuing of a projectile from a rifled gun without acquiring the spiral motion.
STRIP, verb. (transitive) To remove or take away.
STRIP, verb. (usually intransitive) To take off clothing.
STRIP, verb. (intransitive) To perform a striptease.
STRIP, verb. (transitive) To take away something from (someone or something); to plunder; to divest.
STRIP, verb. (transitive) To remove (the thread or teeth) from a screw, nut, or gear.
STRIP, verb. (intransitive) To fail in the thread; to lose the thread, as a bolt, screw, or nut.
STRIP, verb. (transitive) To remove color from hair, cloth, etc. to prepare it to receive new color.
STRIP, verb. (transitive) (bridge) To remove all cards of a particular suit from another player. (See also, strip-squeeze.)
STRIP, verb. (transitive) To empty (tubing) by applying pressure to the outside of (the tubing) and moving that pressure along (the tubing).
STRIP, verb. (transitive) To milk a cow, especially by stroking and compressing the teats to draw out the last of the milk.
STRIP, verb. (television) (transitive) To run a television series at the same time daily (or at least on Mondays to Fridays), so that it appears as a strip straight across the weekly schedule.
STRIP, verb. (transitive) (agriculture) To pare off the surface of (land) in strips.
STRIP, verb. (transitive) (obsolete) To pass; to get clear of; to outstrip.
STRIP, verb. To remove the metal coating from (a plated article), as by acids or electrolytic action.
STRIP, verb. To remove fibre, flock, or lint from; said of the teeth of a card when it becomes partly clogged.
STRIP, verb. To pick the cured leaves from the stalks of (tobacco) and tie them into "hands".
STRIP, verb. To remove the midrib from (tobacco leaves).
STRIP AWAY, verb. To ignore a factor which obscures the reality.
STRIP AWAY, verb. To remove something bit by bit.
STRIP BAR, noun. An establishment with strippers (especially females).
STRIP BARS, noun. Plural of strip bar
STRIP CARTOON, noun. (comics) A series of illustrations depicting a humorous narrative.
STRIP CARTOONS, noun. Plural of strip cartoon
STRIP CLUB, noun. Establishment whose main purpose is to have strippers
STRIP CLUBS, noun. Plural of strip club
STRIP DOWN, verb. (intransitive) To remove all of one's clothing.
STRIP DOWN, verb. (transitive) To remove inessentials from.
STRIP JOINT, noun. Strip club
STRIP JOINTS, noun. Plural of strip joint
STRIP LOIN, noun. Alternative form of striploin
STRIP MALL, noun. (US) A shopping center consisting of a row of stores, typically with a parking lot in front, usually outdoors and along a road.
STRIP MINE, noun. A mine where the material above the ore is removed (stripped) to expose it for removal and use.
STRIP OFF, verb. (transitive) To remove anything by stripping, e.g. items of clothing or paint from the side of a ship.
STRIP OFF, verb. (intransitive) (British) (idiomatic) To remove all of one's clothes (or sometimes to remove all except underclothes, or figuratively).
STRIP OFF, verb. (intransitive) To be removed by stripping
STRIP PARTIES, noun. Plural of strip party
STRIP PARTY, noun. A party in which a stripper performs.
STRIP PARTY, noun. An event in which the participants remove parts from vehicles and other heavy machinery.
STRIP PARTY, noun. An event occurring on an air strip or parking strip
STRIP POKER, noun. A variant of poker where the loser removes his/her clothes.
STRIP SEARCH, noun. A search for items hidden on a person preformed by removing that person's clothes.
STRIP SEARCH, verb. Search for items hidden on a person, by removing clothes.
STRIP SEARCHED, verb. Simple past tense and past participle of strip search
STRIP SEARCHES, noun. Plural of strip search
STRIP SEARCHES, verb. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of strip search
STRIP SEARCHING, verb. Present participle of strip search
STRIP STEAK, noun. Steak from upper part of the short loin.
STRIP STEAKS, noun. Plural of strip steak
STRIP STRATEGY, noun. (finance) A bearish options strategy that is established by buying a two puts and one call option with the same exercise price. The trader is betting on volatility.
STRIP THE WILLOW, noun. A particular country dance, in which a pair of dancers go down a set of dancers, alternately swinging each other and other dancers on the sides.
STRIP THE WILLOW, verb. This can also be used as a verb e.g. "they were stripping the willow".

Dictionary definition

STRIP, noun. A relatively long narrow piece of something; "he felt a flat strip of muscle".
STRIP, noun. Artifact consisting of a narrow flat piece of material.
STRIP, noun. An airfield without normal airport facilities.
STRIP, noun. A sequence of drawings telling a story in a newspaper or comic book.
STRIP, noun. Thin piece of wood or metal.
STRIP, noun. A form of erotic entertainment in which a dancer gradually undresses to music; "she did a strip right in front of everyone".
STRIP, verb. Take away possessions from someone; "The Nazis stripped the Jews of all their assets".
STRIP, verb. Get undressed; "please don't undress in front of everybody!"; "She strips in front of strangers every night for a living".
STRIP, verb. Remove the surface from; "strip wood".
STRIP, verb. Remove substances from by a percolating liquid; "leach the soil".
STRIP, verb. Lay bare; "denude a forest".
STRIP, verb. Steal goods; take as spoils; "During the earthquake people looted the stores that were deserted by their owners".
STRIP, verb. Remove all contents or possession from, or empty completely; "The boys cleaned the sandwich platters"; "The trees were cleaned of apples by the storm".
STRIP, verb. Strip the cured leaves from; "strip tobacco".
STRIP, verb. Remove the thread (of screws).
STRIP, verb. Remove a constituent from a liquid.
STRIP, verb. Take off or remove; "strip a wall of its wallpaper".
STRIP, verb. Draw the last milk (of cows).
STRIP, verb. Remove (someone's or one's own) clothes; "The nurse quickly undressed the accident victim"; "She divested herself of her outdoor clothes"; "He disinvested himself of his garments".

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