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verb as in strip


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On the contrary, Putin has created it only by denuding other key axes of the forces they need to defend against Ukrainian counterattacks.

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They denude their coverage of any qualitative judgment that would inform voters that the party’s “cleverness” is lying, plain and simple.

Huge swaths of underwater forest are being replaced by urchin “barrens” — denuded landscapes, desolate but for the spiky, spherical animals.

“Privatize” rabbinic courts:  “denude” them of legal powers and government budgets.

His restless jealousy of the Administration finds its explanation in his fear that it would denude his State of men.

She had never forgiven her husband for trying to denude Harry of his birthright.

Salt, even in quantities large enough to denude the soil of all vegetation, is never permanently injurious.

It had blood in its veins, like man, that a thrust of a knife could make redly gush forth and denude it to death.

He agreed with me that it was ill to denude the island of its young men, and I might count upon him to discourage the practice.

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On this page you'll find 27 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to denude, such as: bare, disrobe, expose, fleece, peel, and uncover.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.