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strip-search

strip-search

 
pronunciation:
strIp suhrch
parts of speech:
transitive verb, noun
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: strip-searched, strip-searches, strip-searching
definition: to require (a person such as a prisoner or suspect) to remove all clothing and be searched.
 
part of speech: noun
definition: the act or an instance of strip-searching.