Definition of disrobe verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

disrobe

 verb
verb
BrE BrE//dɪsˈrəʊb//
 
; NAmE NAmE//dɪsˈroʊb//
 
Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they disrobe
BrE BrE//dɪsˈrəʊb//
 
; NAmE NAmE//dɪsˈroʊb//
 
he / she / it disrobes
BrE BrE//dɪsˈrəʊbz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//dɪsˈroʊbz//
 
past simple disrobed
BrE BrE//dɪsˈrəʊbd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//dɪsˈroʊbd//
 
past participle disrobed
BrE BrE//dɪsˈrəʊbd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//dɪsˈroʊbd//
 
-ing form disrobing
BrE BrE//dɪsˈrəʊbɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//dɪsˈroʊbɪŋ//
 
 
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[intransitive, transitive] disrobe (somebody) (formal or humorous) to take off your or somebody else’s clothes; to take off clothes worn for an official ceremony She went behind the screen to disrobe. Word Origin late Middle English: from dis- (expressing reversal) + robe, perhaps on the pattern of French desrober.
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