Strip

What is Strip ?

Strip is (noun) 1. a long narrow piece of something He tore the paper into strips. Houses are to be built along the strip of land near the church. 2. the coloured clothes worn by a particular team of football players and their supporters He was wearing the Arsenal strip.(verb) 1. to take off your clothes Strip to the waist for your chest X-ray. He stripped down to his underpants. 2. to remove completely The wind stripped the leaves off the trees. First we have to strip the old paint off the cupboards. He was stripped of his title following the scan- dal. (NOTE: stripping – stripped)

 

source: Easier English, Student Dictionary Upper Intermediate Level