Synonyms of slough in English:
the nudibranch sloughed its armour and acquired a new set of biological and chemical defences in a matter of seconds, he sloughs off the image of a carefree billionaire
shed, jettison, scrap, cast aside/off, repudiate, abandon, relinquish, drop, dispense with, have done with, reject, shrug off, throw on the scrapheap
British informal get shot of
North American informal trash
[Antonyms] keep, acquire
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