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nude

(no͞od, nyo͞od)
adj. nud·er, nud·est
1. Having no clothing; naked.
2. Permitting or featuring full exposure of the body: a nude beach.
3. Having or being one of a variety of colors, such as pinkish beige, tan, or brown, that are similar to a skin tone. Used of clothing and makeup with respect to the skin tone of the wearer.
n.
1. An unclothed human figure, especially an artistic representation.
2. The condition of being unclothed.

[Latin nūdus; see nogw- in the Appendix of Indo-European roots.]

nude′ly adv.
nu′di·ty (no͞o′dĭ-tē, nyo͞o′-), nude′ness n.
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nude

(njuːd)
adj
1. completely unclothed; undressed
2. having no covering; bare; exposed
3. (Law) law
a. lacking some essential legal requirement, esp supporting evidence
b. (of a contract, agreement, etc) made without consideration and void unless under seal
n
4. the state of being naked (esp in the phrase in the nude)
5. (Art Terms) a naked figure, esp in painting, sculpture, etc
[C16: from Latin nūdus]
ˈnudely adv
ˈnudeness n
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nude

(nud, nyud)

adj. nud•er, nud•est,
n. adj.
1. naked or unclothed, as a person or the body.
2. without the usual coverings, furnishings, etc.; bare.
3. (of a photograph, painting, statue, etc.) representing the nude human figure.
4. lacking some legal essential: a nude contract.
5. of the color nude.
n.
6. a sculpture, painting, etc., of a nude human figure.
7. an unclothed human figure.
8. the condition of being unclothed: to sleep in the nude.
9. a light grayish yellow brown to brownish pink color.
[1525–35; < Latin nūdus; see naked]
nude′ly, adv.
nu′di•ty, nude′ness, n.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.nude - a painting of a naked human figure  
painting, picture - graphic art consisting of an artistic composition made by applying paints to a surface; "a small painting by Picasso"; "he bought the painting as an investment"; "his pictures hang in the Louvre"
2.nude - without clothing (especially in the phrase `in the nude'); "they swam in the nude"
nakedness, nudeness, nudity - the state of being without clothing or covering of any kind
3.nude - a naked person      
individual, mortal, person, somebody, someone, soul - a human being; "there was too much for one person to do"
streaker - someone who takes off all their clothes and runs naked through a public place
4.nude - a statue of a naked human figure
statue - a sculpture representing a human or animal
Adj.1.nude - completely unclothed; "bare bodies"; "naked from the waist up"; "a nude model"
unclothed - not wearing clothing
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nude

adjective naked, stripped, exposed, bare, uncovered, undressed, stark-naked, in the raw (informal), disrobed, starkers (informal), unclothed, in the buff (informal), au naturel (French), in the altogether (informal), buck naked (slang), unclad, undraped, in your birthday suit (informal), scuddy (slang), without a stitch on (informal), in the bare scud (slang), naked as the day you were born (informal) The album contained a dozen or so photographs of nude girls. We are not allowed to perform nude on stage.
covered, dressed, clothed, attired
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nude

adjective
1. Not wearing any clothes:
Chiefly British: starkers.
Idioms: in one's birthday suit, in the altogether, naked as a jaybird, stark naked, without a stitch.
2. Without the usual covering:
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Translations
صورَة إنسان عارٍصُورَةٌ عَارِيَةٌعارٍ، بِدون ثِيابعِرْيَانٌ
гол
nu
nahýakt
nøgennøgen-nøgenbillede
alastipaljas
برهنه
alastonalastonkuvaihonvärinenpaljas
aktgolnag
akt
telanjang
nakinnnektarmynd
裸の裸体
나체나체의
nudus
nudistasnudizmasnuogasnuogybė
aktskails
nud
aktnahý
golnag
gonag
nakennaken-
เปลือยกายภาพเปลือย
çıplakçıplak vücut resmi/heykeliçıplaklık
голий
khỏa thântranh khỏa thân

nude

[njuːd]
A. ADJdesnudo
to sunbathe nudetomar el sol desnudo
B. N
1. (Art) → desnudo m
a nude by Goyaun desnudo de Goya
2. (= person) → hombre m desnudo, mujer f desnuda
3. (= state) in the nudedesnudo/a
C. CPD nude scene N (Cine) → desnudo m, escena f de desnudo
nude study Ndesnudo m
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

nude

[ˈnjuːd]
adj [person] → nu(e)
adv
to sunbathe nude → faire du bronzage intégral
n
(ART)nu m
in the nude → nu(e), tout(e) nu(e)
to sleep in the nude → dormir nu(e), dormir tout(e) nu(e)
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

nude

adjnackt; (Art) → Akt-; nude photographAktfoto nt; nude study (Art) → Akt m, → Aktstudie f; nude figure/portraitAkt m; nude scene (Film) → Nacktszene f
n (= person)Nackte(r) mf; (Art) (= painting, sculpture etc)Akt m; (= model)Aktmodell nt; to paint from the nudeeinen Akt malen; in the nudenackt
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

nude

[njuːd]
1. adjnudo/a
2. n (Art) → nudo
in the nude → nudo/a, tutto/a nudo/a
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

nude

(njuːd) adjective
without clothes; naked.
noun
a photograph, picture etc of an unclothed human figure.
ˈnudism noun
the practice of not wearing clothes usually because it is thought to be healthy.
ˈnudist noun
ˈnudity noun
the state of not wearing clothes.
in the nude
without clothes.
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary © 2006-2013 K Dictionaries Ltd.

nude

صُورَةٌ عَارِيَةٌ, عِرْيَانٌ akt, nahý nøgen-, nøgenbillede Akt, nackt γυμνό, γυμνός desnudo alaston, alastonkuva nu akt, nag nudo 裸の, 裸体 나체, 나체의 naakt, naaktbeeld naken, nakenstudie akt, nagi nu обнаженная фигура, обнаженный naken, naken- เปลือยกาย, ภาพเปลือย çıplak khỏa thân, tranh khỏa thân 裸体, 裸体的
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nude

a. desnudo-a, pop. en cuero, en cuero vivo.
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Bronwen adds: "I also have a picture frame in the downstairs cloakroom, showing photographs of my three daughters and five of my grandchildren, all in the nude, taken when they were toddlers, whilst sitting in the bath trying to catch bubbles.
Several celebrities have taken the legal path to protect their privacy and respond to the massive violation in the nude photo leak scandal.
One of the pictures posted so far shows four men and two women from Leeds University rowing club in the nude on Ben Nevis, the UK's highest peak at 4409ft.