[ strip-er ]
/ ˈstrɪp ər /
a person who strips.
a harvesting machine for stripping the seed heads from the stalks of grain.
a machine used in harvesting cotton to strip the bolls from the plants.
a chemical solution that removes varnish, paint, wax, etc., from a surface, as of furniture or flooring.
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Example sentences from the Web for stripper
Later that year, Tequila put out her followup record "Stripper Friends" and though it failed to chart, she was not deterred.
The Stripper Stretch: in which I spread my legs and bent over repeatedly.
British Dictionary definitions for stripper
/ (ˈstrɪpə) /
a striptease artist
a person or thing that strips
a device or substance for removing paint, varnish, etc
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