peel englannista suomeksi
To remove the skin or outer covering of.
''I sat by my sister's bed, peeling oranges for her.''
*(RQ:Shakespeare Merchant of Venice)
To remove something from the outer or top layer of.
''I peeled (the skin from) a banana and ate it hungrily.''
''We peeled the old wallpaper off in strips where it was hanging loose.''
To become detached, come away, especially in flakes or strips; to shed skin in such a way.
''I had been out in the sun too long, and my nose was starting to peel.''
To remove one's clothing.
''The children peeled by the side of the lake and jumped in.''
''The scrum-half peeled off and made for the touchlines.''
The skin or outer layer of a fruit, vegetable, etc.
The action of peeling away from a formation.
A fence made of stakes; a stockade.
To play a peel shot.
To send through a hoop (of a ball other than one's own).
(RQ:Milton Paradise Regained)
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1825 June 25, "My Village Bells", in ''The Circulator of Useful Knowledge, Literature, Amusement, and General Information'' number XXVI, available in, 1825, ''The Circulator of Useful Amusement, Literature, Science, and General Information'', page 401,
- Oh ! still for me let merry bells peel out their holy chime;
1901 January 1, "Twentieth Century's Triumphant Entry", ''New York Times|The New York Times'', page 1,
- The lights flashed, the crowds sang,... bells peeled, bombs thundered,... and the new Century made its triumphant entry.
2006, Miles Richardson, ''Being-In-Christ and Putting Death in Its Place'', State University Press|Louisiana State University Press, (ISBN), pages 230–231,
- As the tiny Virgin... approaches one of the barrio churches, bells peel vigorously, a brass band launches into a fast-paced tune, and large rockets zoom... .