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  1. peel offverb

    peel off the outer layer of something

    Synonyms:
    flake, peel, flake off, desquamate

  2. peel offverb

    take off, as with some difficulty

    "He peeled off his blood-soaked shirt"

    Synonyms:
    flake, peel, flake off, desquamate

  3. peel offverb

    leave a formation

    Synonyms:
    flake, peel, flake off, desquamate

  4. peel off, peel, flake off, flakeverb

    come off in flakes or thin small pieces

    "The paint in my house is peeling off"

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

  5. desquamate, peel offverb

    peel off in scales

    "dry skin desquamates"

    Synonyms:
    flake, peel, flake off, desquamate

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How to use peel off in a sentence?

  1. Jessica Vaughan:

    There are a lot of layers to peel off.

  2. Janet Helm:

    Some of the root veg you may have to cook a little first, getting that hard peel off, often works best if you cut in quarters and then peel from there. And if you still need help you can probably find a YouTube video on how to cut and prepare any of these vegetables.

  3. Unknown:

    Life is like an onion. You peel off one layer at a time and sometimes you weep.

  4. Andrew Feldman:

    At some point, the two liberal lions in this race are going to have to figure out how to peel off the other's supporters.

  5. Sue Patton Thoele, The Courage To Be Yourself Journal:

    At the center of each human heart is goodness, layered over with hurt, confusion, and mistaken ideas. Our task is to gently peel off layer after layer until the unfettered heart can shed its love upon the world.

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