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Synonyms for peel
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Peel, Robert Peel, Sir Robert Peel(noun)

    British politician (1788-1850)

    Synonyms:
    skin

  2. peel, skin(verb)

    the rind of a fruit or vegetable

    Synonyms:
    pelt, cutis, hide, tegument, skin

  3. skin, peel, pare(verb)

    strip the skin off

    "pare apples"

    Synonyms:
    undress, flake off, scramble, pare down, shin, flake, struggle, unclothe, bark, peel off, sputter, pare, trim, uncase, whittle, strip down, disrobe, strip, scrape, skin, discase, clamber, shinny

  4. peel off, peel, flake off, flake(verb)

    come off in flakes or thin small pieces

    "The paint in my house is peeling off"

    Synonyms:
    flake, undress, unclothe, flake off, disrobe, desquamate, discase, strip, peel off, uncase, pare, skin, strip down

  5. undress, discase, uncase, unclothe, strip, strip down, disrobe, peel(verb)

    get undressed

    "please don't undress in front of everybody!"; "She strips in front of strangers every night for a living"

    Synonyms:
    strip down, flake off, clean, discase, leach, foray, divest, pillage, dismantle, strip, unclothe, undress, peel off, reave, rifle, pare, denude, uncase, skin, disrobe, flake, ransack, loot, deprive, plunder, despoil, bare, denudate, disinvest

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. peel(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    pare (by stripping or pulling), hull, shell

  2. peel(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    exfoliate, come off (as skin or rind), peel off, shell off

  3. peel(n.)

    Synonyms:
    rind, skin

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. peel(n)

    Synonyms:
    rind, skin

    Antonyms:
    pulp

  2. peel(v)

    Synonyms:
    pare, decorticate

    Antonyms:
    pulp

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    bark, dept, skin

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