Divestment

(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Divestment->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ divestment
divestment
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ taking off
taking off
&c.->V.
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ nudity
nudity
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ bareness
bareness
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ undress
undress
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ dishabille
dishabille
&c. 225
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ the altogether
the altogether
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ nudation
nudation
denudation
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ decortication
decortication
depilation
excoriation
desquamation
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ molting
molting
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ exfoliation
exfoliation
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ trichosis
trichosis
PARAG:Divestment->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ divest
divest
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ uncover
uncover
&c.(cover &c. 223) ???
denude
bare
strip
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ disfurnish
disfurnish
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ undress
undress
disrobe
&c.(dress, enrobe &c. 225) ???
uncoif
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ dismantle
dismantle
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ put off
put off
take off
cast off
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ doff
doff
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ peel
peel
pare
decorticate
excoriate
skin
scalp
flay
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ expose
expose
lay open
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ exfoliate
exfoliate
molt
mew
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ cast the skin
cast the skin
PARAG:Divestment->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ divested
divested
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ bare
bare
naked
nude
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ undressed
undressed
undraped
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ exposed
exposed
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ in dishabille
in dishabille
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ bald
bald
threadbare
ragged
callow
roofless
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 2
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ in a state of nature
in a state of nature
in nature's garb
in the buff
in native buff
in birthday suit
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ in puris naturalibus
in puris naturalibus
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ with nothing on
with nothing on
stark naked
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ bald as a coot
bald as a coot
bare as the back of one's hand
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ out at elbows
out at elbows
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ barefoot
barefoot
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ bareback
bareback
barebacked
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ leafless
leafless
napless
hairless

English dictionary for students. 2013.

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