uncase

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uncase

(ʌnˈkeɪs)
vb (intr)
archaic to get undressed; undress
vb (tr)
to remove or release from a case; unpack; uncover
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.uncase - get undresseduncase - get undressed; "please don't undress in front of everybody!"; "She strips in front of strangers every night for a living"
take off - remove clothes; "take off your shirt--it's very hot in here"
undress, disinvest, divest, strip - remove (someone's or one's own) clothes; "The nurse quickly undressed the accident victim"; "She divested herself of her outdoor clothes"; "He disinvested himself of his garments"
take off - take away or remove; "Take that weight off me!"
References in classic literature ?
Come, come," returned Hawkeye, uncasing his honest countenance, the better to assure the wavering confidence of his companion; "you may see a skin, which, if it be not as white as one of the gentle ones, has no tinge of red to it that the winds of the heaven and the sun have not bestowed.
Whether during uncasing the gun or at the bench, with the claw outside, adjusting the sling to use as a shooting support is far easier and faster when on backwards.
It's a compact, all-in-one machine that performs both uncasing and case packing with every motion of the servo-operated robotic-style transfer head.
I should be pulling on my vest, stuffing shells in pockets and uncasing my shotgun.
We are looking forward to helping our customers find solutions for their uncasing and case packing needs, said Sales and Marketing Manger Nick Jody.