stripped-down
adjective Date: 1928 lacking any extra features ; simple <
a stripped-down basic car
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New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • stripped-down — adjective keeping only the most essential parts and nothing extra: This camera is a stripped down version of the more expensive model …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • stripped-down — stripped′ down′ adj. cvb having only essential features; lacking any special appointments or accessories • Etymology: 1925–30 …   From formal English to slang

  • stripped-down — [stript′doun′] adj. reduced to the essential elements; specif., a) basic; minimal b) simple; unadorned …   English World dictionary

  • stripped-down — adjective having only essential or minimal features a stripped new car a stripped down budget • Syn: ↑stripped • Similar to: ↑minimal, ↑minimum …   Useful english dictionary

  • stripped-down — adjective Reduced to essentials; without additional features. It was the stripped down version that they bought. Syn: bare bones …   Wiktionary

  • stripped-down — adj. Stripped down is used with these nouns: ↑version …   Collocations dictionary

  • stripped-down — UK / US adjective keeping only the most essential parts and nothing extra This camera is a stripped down version of the more expensive model …   English dictionary

  • stripped-down —  Basic model. A product without added features.  See also bare bone.  ► “On Tuesday the House postponed action on a stripped down bill to lend compliance flexibility to small businesses and require periodic reviews and phase outs of ineffective… …   American business jargon

  • stripped-down — /stript down /, adj. having only essential features; lacking any special appointments or accessories. * * * …   Universalium

  • stripped down — adjective Reduced to essentials; without enhancements …   Wiktionary

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