Results for peel

Definitions of peel:

part of speech: verb intransitive

To come off, as the skin.

part of speech: noun

The skin or rind of a fruit; the thin bark of a stick.

part of speech: verb

To strip from fruit, & c., the skin, bark, or rind; to pare; to lose the skin or bark; to come off, as the skin.

part of speech: noun

Skin or rind.

part of speech: noun

A flat wooden shovel for an oven; an instr. used in a printing- office for hanging up printed sheets to dry.

part of speech: noun

A small fortress.

part of speech: noun

A baker's wooden shovel: a fire- shovel.

part of speech: verb transitive

To strip the outer covering from, as bark, rind, husk, etc.; to strip off.

part of speech: noun

The skin, rind, or bark.

part of speech: verb transitive

To strip off the skin or bark: to bare.

part of speech: verb intransitive

To come off or strip.

part of speech: verb transitive

To plunder: to pillage.

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