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 clothing or a drape b. (1) of the color of a white person's flesh (2) giving the appearance of nudity <
a nude dress
>
c. featuring nudes <
a nude movie
>
d. frequented by naked people <
a nude beach
>
Synonyms: see barenude adverbnudely adverbnudeness nounnudity noun II. noun Date: 1708 1. a. a representation of a nude human figure b. a nude person 2. the condition of being nude <
in the nude
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