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  Words related to peel

Related / Similar Words: skin, Peel, Robert Peel, Sir Robert Peel, rind, undress, discase, uncase, unclothe, strip, strip down, disrobe, peel off, flake off, flake, pare

 

Definition:
  • the rind of a fruit or vegetable;
  • British politician (1788-1850);
  • the tissue forming the hard outer layer (of e.g. a fruit);
  • get undressed; "please don''t undress in front of everybody!"; "She strips in front of strangers every night for a living";
  • come off in flakes or thin small pieces; "The paint in my house is peeling off";
  • strip the skin off; "pare apples";

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    Hyponyms: jacket, banana peel, banana skin, lemon peel, lemon rind, orange peel, orange rind, take off, peel off, flay

     

    Grouped Verbs: strip, undress, divest, disinvest

     

    Part Meronyms: edible fruit

     

    Derivational Morphology: skin, pare, bark, stripper, striptease artist, striptease, stripteaser, exotic dancer, ecdysiast, peeler, strip, strip show, undress, bit, chip, flake, fleck, scrap, desquamation, peeling, shedding, parer, paring knife, paring, rind, skinner

     

    Language Translations:
    Chinese: 果皮   Dutch: schil  
    Finnish: kuori   French: pelure  
    German: Schale   Hungarian: héj  
    Italian: buccia   Japanese:  
    Korean: 껍질   Portuguese: casca  
    Russian: корка   Spanish: cáscara  
    Swedish: skal  
     
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