Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • transitive v. To remove the clothing or covering from.
  • intransitive v. To undress oneself.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. to undress someone or something
  • v. to undress oneself

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • v. To divest of a robe; to undress; figuratively, to strip of covering; to divest of that which clothes or decorates.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To divest of a robe or garments; undress.
  • To divest of any enveloping appendage; denude; uncover: as, autumn disrobes the fields of verdure.
  • To divest one's self of a robe or of one's garments.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. get undressed

Etymologies

From Middle French desrober, from des- ("dis-") + rober. (Wiktionary)

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