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1. strip

noun. ['ˈstrɪp'] a relatively long narrow piece of something.

Synonyms

  • piece
  • row

Antonyms

  • activeness
  • change
  • travel

Etymology

  • strepen (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Words that Rhyme with Strip

  • roundtrip
  • microchip
  • unzip
  • scripp
  • scrip
  • equip
  • whipp
  • whip
  • trippe
  • tripp
  • stipp
  • snip
  • slip
  • skipp
  • skip
  • quipp
  • quip
  • klipp
  • gripp
  • grip
  • flip
  • drip
  • crip
  • clip
  • blip
  • zipp
  • zip
  • yip
  • tipp
  • tip

Example sentences of the word strip


1. Verb, base form
Spread a beauty mask over your face to absorb excess oil and strip away old skin cells.

2. Noun, singular or mass
Cut a 2-inch strip from the middle of the cake and remove it.

Quotes containing the word strip


1. Thomas, my 15-year-old, is effectively my editor, I've always trusted his voice, more than anybody, on the strip for years. He has one of those ears that's just tuned to the rhythm of humor, so if he says something's not funny, my stomach just hurts because I know he's right, and it's already been drawn.
- Stephan Pastis

2. Cathy was the first widely syndicated humor strip created by a woman. The strip was pretty revolutionary at the time not only because it starred a female, but also because it was so emotionally honest about all the conflicting feelings many women had in 1976.
- Cathy Guisewite

3. Well, it's a humor strip, so my first responsibility has always been to entertain the reader... But if, in addition, I can help move readers to thought and judgment about issues that concern me, so much the better.
- Garry Trudeau

2. strip

verb. ['ˈstrɪp'] take away possessions from someone.

Synonyms

  • orphan
  • unsex
  • bereave
  • deprive
  • clean
  • divest
  • expropriate
  • unclothe
  • dispossess
  • disarm
  • clean out
  • take

Antonyms

  • lose
  • add
  • record
  • arrive

Etymology

  • strepen (Middle English (1100-1500))

3. strip

noun. ['ˈstrɪp'] artifact consisting of a narrow flat piece of material.

Synonyms

  • slip
  • mullion
  • ribbon
  • band
  • artifact
  • tape
  • weather strip
  • leading
  • ring
  • artefact
  • screed
  • weather stripping
  • typewriter ribbon
  • reef
  • lead
  • cramp iron
  • weatherstrip
  • tab
  • weatherstripping
  • stay

Antonyms

  • erase
  • minor
  • inactivity
  • following

Etymology

  • strepen (Middle English (1100-1500))

4. strip

noun. ['ˈstrɪp'] an airfield without normal airport facilities.

Synonyms

  • field
  • airstrip
  • flare path
  • landing strip
  • flying field
  • flight strip
  • landing field
  • runway

Antonyms

  • stand still
  • untie
  • detach
  • custom-made

Etymology

  • strepen (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. strip

verb. ['ˈstrɪp'] get undressed.

Synonyms

  • discase
  • divest
  • disrobe
  • uncase
  • undress
  • strip down
  • disinvest
  • unclothe
  • take off

Antonyms

  • move
  • undercharge
  • push
  • spread

Etymology

  • strepen (Middle English (1100-1500))

6. strip

verb. ['ˈstrɪp'] remove substances from by a percolating liquid.

Synonyms

  • remove
  • withdraw
  • take
  • take away

Antonyms

  • increase
  • uncover
  • advance
  • open

Etymology

  • strepen (Middle English (1100-1500))

7. strip

noun. ['ˈstrɪp'] a sequence of drawings telling a story in a newspaper or comic book.

Synonyms

  • paper
  • comic book
  • cartoon strip
  • frame
  • cartoon
  • sketch
  • funnies
  • newspaper

Antonyms

  • follow
  • disadvantage
  • deficit
  • activity

Etymology

  • strepen (Middle English (1100-1500))

8. strip

verb. ['ˈstrɪp'] lay bare.

Synonyms

  • bare
  • denudate
  • defoliate
  • denude
  • burn off

Antonyms

  • muzzle
  • hire
  • appear
  • linger

Etymology

  • strepen (Middle English (1100-1500))

9. strip

verb. ['ˈstrɪp'] remove the surface from.

Synonyms

  • deplume
  • displume
  • pull
  • deplumate
  • decorticate
  • remove
  • tear
  • pare
  • skin
  • bark
  • withdraw
  • peel
  • take
  • take away

Antonyms

  • deposit
  • continue
  • engage
  • hold

Etymology

  • strepen (Middle English (1100-1500))

10. strip

noun. ['ˈstrɪp'] thin piece of wood or metal.

Synonyms

  • lumber
  • furring strip
  • furring
  • pale
  • batten
  • spillikin
  • slat
  • cleat
  • toothpick
  • picket
  • spline
  • timber
  • jackstraw

Antonyms

  • inferior
  • open chain
  • silence
  • raise

Etymology

  • strepen (Middle English (1100-1500))
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