unclothe


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un·clothe

 (ŭn-klōth′)
tr.v. un·clothed, un·cloth·ing, un·clothes
To remove the clothing or cover from; strip.

unclothe

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

un•clothe

(ʌnˈkloʊð)

v.t. -clothed -clad (-ˈklæd)
-cloth•ing.
1. to strip of clothes.
2. to uncover; lay bare.
[1250–1300]

unclothe


Past participle: unclothed
Gerund: unclothing

Imperative
unclothe
unclothe
Present
I unclothe
you unclothe
he/she/it unclothes
we unclothe
you unclothe
they unclothe
Preterite
I unclothed
you unclothed
he/she/it unclothed
we unclothed
you unclothed
they unclothed
Present Continuous
I am unclothing
you are unclothing
he/she/it is unclothing
we are unclothing
you are unclothing
they are unclothing
Present Perfect
I have unclothed
you have unclothed
he/she/it has unclothed
we have unclothed
you have unclothed
they have unclothed
Past Continuous
I was unclothing
you were unclothing
he/she/it was unclothing
we were unclothing
you were unclothing
they were unclothing
Past Perfect
I had unclothed
you had unclothed
he/she/it had unclothed
we had unclothed
you had unclothed
they had unclothed
Future
I will unclothe
you will unclothe
he/she/it will unclothe
we will unclothe
you will unclothe
they will unclothe
Future Perfect
I will have unclothed
you will have unclothed
he/she/it will have unclothed
we will have unclothed
you will have unclothed
they will have unclothed
Future Continuous
I will be unclothing
you will be unclothing
he/she/it will be unclothing
we will be unclothing
you will be unclothing
they will be unclothing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been unclothing
you have been unclothing
he/she/it has been unclothing
we have been unclothing
you have been unclothing
they have been unclothing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been unclothing
you will have been unclothing
he/she/it will have been unclothing
we will have been unclothing
you will have been unclothing
they will have been unclothing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been unclothing
you had been unclothing
he/she/it had been unclothing
we had been unclothing
you had been unclothing
they had been unclothing
Conditional
I would unclothe
you would unclothe
he/she/it would unclothe
we would unclothe
you would unclothe
they would unclothe
Past Conditional
I would have unclothed
you would have unclothed
he/she/it would have unclothed
we would have unclothed
you would have unclothed
they would have unclothed
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.unclothe - stripunclothe - strip; "unclothe your heart of envy"
deprive, divest, strip - take away possessions from someone; "The Nazis stripped the Jews of all their assets"
2.unclothe - take the covers offunclothe - take the covers off; "She unclothed her innermost feelings"
uncover, expose - remove all or part of one's clothes to show one's body; "uncover your belly"; "The man exposed himself in the subway"
3.unclothe - get undressedunclothe - 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!"

unclothe

verb
1. To remove all the clothing from:
2. To make visible; bring to view:
Archaic: discover.
Idioms: bring to light, lay open, make plain.
Translations

unclothe

[ˈʌnˈkləʊð] VTdesnudar
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