un clothe

unclothe

[uhn-klohth]
verb (used with object), unclothed or unclad [uhn-klad] , unclothing.
1.
to strip of clothes.
2.
to remove a covering from; lay bare; uncover.

Origin:
1250–1300; Middle English unclothen. See un-2, clothe

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unclothe (ʌnˈkləʊð)
 
vb , -clothes, -clothing, -clothed, -clad
1.  to take off garments from; strip
2.  to uncover or lay bare

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unclothe
c.1300, uncloþe (trans.), from un- (2) + clothe (v.). Refl. sense is attested from 1382.
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