Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of noun peel

2 senses of peel

Sense 1
Peel, Robert Peel, Sir Robert Peel -- (British politician (1788-1850))
       INSTANCE OF=> politician, politico, pol, political leader -- (a person active in party politics)

Sense 2
peel, skin -- (the rind of a fruit or vegetable)
       => rind -- (the natural outer covering of food (usually removed before eating))

Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of verb peel

3 senses of peel

Sense 1
skin, peel, pare -- (strip the skin off; "pare apples")
       => strip -- (remove the surface from; "strip wood")

Sense 2
peel off, peel, flake off, flake -- (come off in flakes or thin small pieces; "The paint in my house is peeling off")
       => chip, chip off, come off, break away, break off -- (break off (a piece from a whole); "Her tooth chipped")

Sense 3
undress, discase, uncase, unclothe, strip, strip down, disrobe, peel -- (get undressed; "please don't undress in front of everybody!"; "She strips in front of strangers every night for a living")
       => take off -- (take away or remove; "Take that weight off me!")

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