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phrasal verb
Word Forms
present tense
I/you/we/theystrip off
he/she/itstrips off
present participlestripping off
past tensestripped off
past participlestripped off
  1. 1
    [intransitive] to take off all your clothes
    1. a.
      [transitive] to take off some of your clothes
      He stripped off his shirt and jumped in.
  2. 2
    [transitive] to remove a layer or cover from something
    Men were stripping bark off the trees.
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