Synonyms for Stripping:
denudation, husking, uncovering, baring.
Divesting, baring, Disrobing, Exposing, shedding, denuding, undressing, peeling, unclothing.
purifying, clarifying, reducing, Elucidating, factoring, Simplifying, refining.
Usage examples for stripping
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