Related formsun·stripped, adjective
Definition for stripped (2 of 3)
verb (used with object), stripped or stript, strip·ping.
- to clean (a carding roller) by removing waste fibers.
- to transfer (fibers) from one carding roller to another.
- to remove (color) from a cloth or yarn in order to redye it another color.
- to remove color from (a cloth or yarn).
verb (used without object), stripped or stript, strip·ping.
Origin of strip1
SYNONYMS FOR strip
Definition for stripped (3 of 3)
verb (used with object), stripped, strip·ping.
Origin of strip2
Examples from the Web for stripped
Stripped of these frills, the only real expense of a prison wedding is the officiant.
A few minutes after arriving, I stood, stripped of everything, my clothes neatly folded on the floor next to me.
Houses were evacuated and stripped bare, and civilians vanished at the sight of a truck.‘Argo’ in the Congo: The Ghosts of the Stanleyville Hostage Crisis|Nina Strochlic|November 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I stripped down to my gym shorts and stretched out on my cot.
Maybe, just maybe he'd be able to get the message across if he stripped it down to its bare bones.Are Politicians Too Dumb to Understand the Lyrics to ‘Born in the USA’?|Parker Molloy|November 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Most fortunately for us the forenoon turned out fair and we stripped and dried our clothes.A Voyage to the South Sea|William Bligh
On December 21 the load on the sledge was stripped down to tent, dip-circle, theodolite, cooker and a little food.The Home of the Blizzard|Douglas Mawson
There, having first stripped his prisoner of all his weapons, Hans sat the man up in the angle of the wall.Otto of the Silver Hand|Howard Pyle
The house was stripped of everything, and pulled down that night.The Loyalists of Massachusetts|James H. Stark
Macavoy, stripped to the waist, and carrying only a hatchet and a coil of rope tied round him, started away alone up the river.Romany of the Snows|Gilbert Parker
British Dictionary definitions for stripped (1 of 2)
verb strips, stripping or stripped
- to remove all one's clothes
- to perform a striptease
- to remove the leaves from the stalks of (tobacco, etc)
- to separate the two sides of a leaf from the stem of (tobacco, etc)