stripped, past participle; stripped, past tense; stripping, present participle; strips, 3rd person singular present;
Remove all coverings from
they stripped the bed
Remove the clothes from (someone)
the man had been stripped naked
Take off one's clothes
they stripped and showered
she stripped down to her underwear
Pull or tear off (a garment or covering)
she stripped off her shirt
strip away the hype, and you'll find original thought
Remove bark and branches from (a tree)
Remove paint from (a surface) with solvent
Remove (paint) in this way
strip off the existing paint
Remove the stems from (tobacco)
Milk (a cow) to the last drop
Leave bare of accessories or fittings
thieves stripped the room of luggage
Remove the accessory fittings of or take apart (a machine, motor vehicle, etc.) to inspect or adjust it
the tank was stripped down piece by piece
Deprive someone of (rank, power, or property)
the lieutenant was stripped of his rank
Sell off (the assets of a company) for profit
Divest (a bond) of its interest coupons so that it and they may be sold separately
Tear the thread or teeth from (a screw, gearwheel, etc.)
(of a screw, gearwheel, etc.) Lose its thread or teeth
(of a bullet) Be fired from a rifled gun without spin owing to a loss of surface
A long, narrow piece of cloth, paper, plastic, or some other material
a strip of linen
A long, narrow area of land
A main road in or leading out of a town, lined with shops, restaurants, and other facilities
Steel or other metal in the form of narrow flat bars
A comic strip
a relatively long narrow piece of something; "he felt a flat strip of muscle"
deprive: take away possessions from someone; "The Nazis stripped the Jews of all their assets"
artifact consisting of a narrow flat piece of material
undress: get undressed; "please don't undress in front of everybody!"; "She strips in front of strangers every night for a living"
airstrip: an airfield without normal airport facilities
remove the surface from; "strip wood"
Strip is the second solo album by Adam Ant, released in 1983. The album marked a decline in Ant's success, as it only reached #65 in the United States and #20 in the UK.
A zero-coupon bond (also called a discount bond or deep discount bond) is a bond bought at a price lower than its face value, with the face value repaid at the time of maturity. It does not make periodic interest payments, or have so-called "coupons," hence the term zero-coupon bond. ...
Strip is the fourth album released by The Chameleons.
In Unix and Unix-like operating systems, the strip program removes unnecessary information from executable binary programs and object files, thus potentially resulting in better performance and sometimes significantly less disk space usage. ...
In programming, trim or strip is a common string manipulation function which removes leading and trailing whitespace from a string.
The Strip is an Australian television drama series that screened on the Nine Network. The series premiered on the Nine Network at 8:30pm on 4 September 2008 but was moved to a later 10:30pm timeslot from 13 November 2008. ...
a long, thin piece of a bigger item; a series of drawings, a comic strip; a landing strip; a street with multiple shopping or entertainment possibilities; The fencing area, roughly 14 meters by 2 meters; the uniform of a football team, or the same worn by supporters; shortened form of ...
(STRIPS) Separate Trading of Registered Interest and Principal Securities. A book-entry system operated by the Federal Reserve permitting separate trading and ownership of the principal and coupon portions of selected Treasury securities. ...
(strips) Long pieces of leaf that have been threshed or cut away from the stem. At this point, the strips will be blended, compressed, and cut to produce rag.
(strips) long pieces of stone, usually low height ashlar courses, where length to height ratio is at maximum for the material used.
(Strips) Sheet material, sheared into narrow long pieces.
(STRIPS) STanford Research Institute Problem Solver. A planning system that represented the capabilities of a robot as a set of STRIPS operators and used search to find a sequence of operators that could achieve a goal.
(STRIPS) Zero coupon Treasuries issued by the U.S. at a discount from face value. Interest is paid as a lump sum at maturity.
(Strips(s)) The pieces of material used to create loops in your rug. Fabric is generally made from 100% wool that has been prepared for hooking by washing and drying to compact (full) fibers and to prevent unraveling or shredding of strip while hooking. ...
(Strips) A security created by a brokerage house from a U.S. Treasury bond. The brokerage firm creates a strip by removing or "stripping" the coupon from a principal and selling each at a deep discount to investors.
(Strips) Clay pieces not as wide as tongues that can easily be formed by flattening a snake of clay by pressing with your thumb or a roller to flatten onto the work surface.
(Strips) Flooring boards to be installed in parallel rows, manufactured in various thicknesses and widths. Strips are connected with a tongue and groove joint.
(Strips) Hot/cold/coated Flat rolled products, supplied in regularly wound coils of super imposed layers. Accordingly, known as HR Strips or CR Strips or Coated Strips. Depending upon width, strips are sub-classified as wide strip or narrow strip as under :