Definitions

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  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of strip.

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

  • adj. having only essential or minimal features
  • adj. having everything extraneous removed including contents
  • adj. with clothing stripped off

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Examples

  • Everyone in the family calls me E—short for Emanuel, a name stripped from me by my sixth-grade English teacher, who told me my given name was too long.

    MY EMPIRE OF DIRT

  • Sheila turned to me, her expression stripped and dangerous.

    The God of Animals

  • Miss USA might have her title stripped because of reports of drug use, sleeping around and binge drinking.

    CNN Transcript Dec 18, 2006

  • Yes, bulimia, anorexia, having her title stripped away from her, the divorce because she didn't want to be divorced.

    CNN Transcript Jan 15, 2003

  • Landis finished first at the 2006 Tour de France but had the title stripped after he was found to have had abnormally high levels of testosterone in his system.

    The Money Times

  • LOS ANGELES — Leona Gage, who in 1957 was named Miss USA but had the title stripped the next day when pageant officials learned she was married and a mother of two, has died in Los Angeles, her ...

    The Full Feed from HuffingtonPost.com

  • LOS ANGELES - Leona Gage, who in 1957 was named Miss USA but had the title stripped the next day when pageant officials learned she was married and a mother of two, has died in Los

    Yahoo! News: Business - Opinion

  • Miss USA but had the title stripped the next day when pageant officials learned she was married and a mother of two, has died, Tuesday, Oct. 5, 2010 in Los Angeles at 71.

    Yahoo! News: Business - Opinion

  • As you might expect, she's doing so again in the face of today's asked by TMZ why she had her title stripped, Prejean played the political card again:

    The Hollywood Gossip

  • The Tour has been licking its wounds after three straight years of doping scandals: After the 2006 race, Floyd Landis had his title stripped for testing positive for testosterone; the next year, leader Michael Rasmussen was sent home for lying about his whereabouts in pre-race anti-doping checks.

    Brandon Sun Online - Top Stories

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