Definition of Peel. Meaning of Peel. Synonyms of Peel

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Definition of Peel

Peel
Peel Peel, v. i. To lose the skin, bark, or rind; to come off, as the skin, bark, or rind does; -- often used with an adverb; as, the bark peels easily or readily.
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Peel Peel, n. The skin or rind; as, the peel of an orange.
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Peel Peel, n. [OE. pel. Cf. Pile a heap.] A small tower, fort, or castle; a keep. [Scot.]
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Peel Peel, v. t. [Confused with peel to strip, but fr. F. piller to pillage. See Pill to rob, Pillage.] To plunder; to pillage; to rob. [Obs.] But govern ill the nations under yoke, Peeling their provinces. --Milton.
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Peel Peel, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Peeled; p. pr. & vb. n. Peeling.] [F. peler to pull out the hair, to strip, to peel, fr. L. pilare to deprive of hair, fr. pilus a hair; or perh. partly fr. F. peler to peel off the skin, perh. fr. L. pellis skin (cf. Fell skin). Cf. Peruke.] 1. To strip off the skin, bark, or rind of; to strip by drawing or tearing off the skin, bark, husks, etc.; to flay; to decorticate; as, to peel an orange. The skillful shepherd peeled me certain wands. --Shak. 2. To strip or tear off; to remove by stripping, as the skin of an animal, the bark of a tree, etc.

Meaning of Peel from wikipedia

- Peel or Peeling may refer to: Peel (Western Australia) Peel Island, Queensland Peel River (New South Wales) Peel, New Brunswick Peel River (Canada), tributary...
- Sir Robert Peel, 2nd Baronet, FRS (5 February 1788 – 2 July 1850) was a British statesman and Conservative Party politician who served twice as Prime Minister...
- Ravenscroft, OBE (30 August 1939 – 25 October 2004), known professionally as John Peel, was an English disc jockey, radio presenter, record producer and journalist...
- Orange Peel or Orange peel may refer to: Peel (fruit) (rind) of an orange (fruit) Orange Peel (event), an event held at Oklahoma State University Orange...
- Peel, also known as rind or skin, is the outer protective layer of a fruit or vegetable which can be peeled off. The rind is usually the botanical exocarp...
- Emma Peel is a fictional spy pla**** by Diana Rigg in the British 1960s adventure television series The Avengers, and by Uma Thurman in the 1998 film version...
- peel is a technique used to improve and smooth the texture of the skin. Facial skin is mostly treated, and scarring can be improved. Chemical peels are...
- A banana peel, also called banana skin in British English, is the outer covering of the banana fruit. Banana peels are used as food for animals, in water...
- William James Robert Peel, 3rd Earl Peel, GCVO, PC, DL (born 3 October 1947), styled Viscount Clanfield until 1969, was a Conservative peer from 15 May...
- Peel, also known as An Exercise in Discipline - Peel, is a 1982 Australian short film directed by Jane Campion. A father along with his son and sister...
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