Nudely
Nude Nude (n[=u]d), a. [L. nudus. See {Naked}.] 1. Bare; naked; unclothed; undraped; as, a nude statue. [1913 Webster]

2. (Law) Naked; without consideration; void; as, a nude contract. See {Nudum pactum}. --Blackstone. [1913 Webster]

{The nude}, the undraped human figure in art. [1913 Webster] -- {Nude"ly}, adv.- {Nude"ness}, n. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • nudely — adverb see nude I …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • nudely — See nude. * * * …   Universalium

  • nudely — adverb In a nude manner …   Wiktionary

  • nudely — nuːdlɪ / nju adv. nakedly, in the manner of being unclothed; in an exposed manner, in the manner of not being concealed …   English contemporary dictionary

  • nudely — nude·ly …   English syllables

  • nudely — adverb : in a nude manner * * * nudeˈly adverb • • • Main Entry: ↑nude …   Useful english dictionary

  • nude — nudely, adv. nudeness, n. /noohd, nyoohd/, adj., nuder, nudest, n. adj. 1. naked or unclothed, as a person or the body. 2. without the usual coverings, furnishings, etc.; bare: a nude stretch of land laid waste by brush fires. 3. (of a photograph …   Universalium

  • nude — I. adjective (nuder; nudest) Etymology: Latin nudus naked more at naked Date: 1531 1. lacking something essential especially to legal validity < a nude contract > 2. a. devoid of a natural or conventional covering; especially not covered by… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • nudeness — See nudely. * * * …   Universalium

  • nakedly — neɪkɪdlɪ adv. nudely, in a bare manner; openly, in an exposed manner, simply …   English contemporary dictionary

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