denude (someone or something) of (something)

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denude (someone or something) of (something)

To remove something from someone or something. I denuded myself of my wet clothes and got into the shower. It's strange to finally see our walls denuded of wallpaper.
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Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.

denude someone or something of something

to strip something from someone or something. The prison guards denuded the new prisoner of his garments. The wind denuded the trees of their leaves.
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McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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"It does not comport with reason," it said, "that one will denude himself of all his earnings during a long period of years without making some provision for old age."