Synonyms for Stripping:


stripping (noun)
denudation, husking, uncovering, baring.


divesting (verb)
Divesting, baring, Disrobing, Exposing, shedding, denuding, undressing, peeling, unclothing.
simplifying (verb)
purifying, clarifying, reducing, Elucidating, factoring, Simplifying, refining.

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Other relevant words:
husking, denudation, uncovering.

Usage examples for stripping

  1. It would be absurd to suppose that the poverty of Aristeides was not voluntary, when, without doing any criminal act, he might by stripping the body of one dead Persian, or by plundering one tent, have made himself a rich man. – Plutarch's Lives, Volume II by Aubrey Stewart & George Long
  2. " Tom," he cried abruptly, stripping the receiver from his head with a jerk and clapping it over my own ears, " quick! – Guy Garrick by Arthur B. Reeve
  3. I succeeded in stripping him of his garments, one by one, until I got him reduced to the shirt, where, like a stout ship that is easily brought to her bearings by the breeze, he " stuck and hung" in a manner to manifest it would require a heavy strain to bring him down any lower. – The Monikins by J. Fenimore Cooper