strip for (someone or something)

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strip for (someone or something)

1. To remove most or all of one's clothing for some purpose, task, or objective. I hate having to strip for my physical every year. We stripped for a dip in the hot tub. I used to be embarrassed about stripping for a living, but it doesn't bother me anymore.
2. To remove one's clothing in an erotic manner for someone else's viewing pleasure. She earned extra cash by stripping for wealthy business men in a nudie bar down town. My date wanted me to strip for her, which made me a little bit uncomfortable.
See also: for, strip
Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.

strip for something

to take off one's clothing for something. Todd went into the locker room and stripped for his shower. All the recruits stripped for their medical examination.
See also: for, strip
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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If presented with the choice of working at McDonald's for 40 hours and earning $500 or stripping for eight hours and earning the same amount, women might find the latter option more attractive, Koehler said.