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un·dressed

 (ŭn-drĕst′)
adj.
1.
a. Naked.
b. Partially but not fully dressed.
2.
a. Not finished or worked: undressed stone.
b. Not specially treated or processed: undressed leather.
3.
a. Not prepared for cooking or eating. Used of certain meats.
b. Lacking sauce or dressing. Used of a salad.
4. Not treated or bandaged: an undressed wound.

undressed

(ʌnˈdrɛst)
adj
1. partially or completely naked
2. (Tanning) (of an animal hide) not fully processed
3. (Cookery) (of food, esp salad) not prepared with sauce or dressing

un•dressed

(ʌnˈdrɛst)

adj.
1. wearing few or no clothes.
2. wearing informal clothing or clothing not meant to be worn in public.
3. not dressed; not specially prepared: undressed poultry.
4. (of leather) having a napped finish on the flesh side.
[1400–50]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.undressed - of lumber or stone or hides; not finished or dressed; "undressed granite"; "undressed hides"
unfinished - not brought to the desired final state
2.undressed - having removed clothingundressed - having removed clothing    
unclothed - not wearing clothing

undressed

adjective naked, stripped, stark naked, in the raw (informal), disrobed, starkers (Brit. informal), unclothed, in the buff (informal), au naturel (French), in the altogether (informal), buck naked (U.S. informal), unclad (formal), bollock-naked (Brit. taboo slang), in the nuddy (informal) Fifteen minutes later he was undressed and in bed.
Translations

undressed

[ʌnˈdrest] ADJ
1. (= naked) [person] → desnudo
2. [hide] → sin adobar, sin curtir
3. [salad etc] → sin salsa
4. [wound] → sin vendar

undressed

[ˌʌnˈdrɛst] adjdévêtu(e)
to get undressed → se déshabiller

undressed

adj
person (still) → (noch) nicht angezogen; (already) → (schon) ausgezogen; I feel undressed without my watchohne Uhr komme ich mir nackt vor
leatherungegerbt; woodunbehandelt, frisch; stoneungeschliffen; (Cook) saladnicht angemacht; woundunverbunden
References in classic literature ?
He locked the door behind him, and by the light of two wax candles undressed himself, but as he was taking off his stockings- O disaster unworthy of such a personage!- there came a burst, not of sighs, or anything belying his delicacy or good breeding, but of some two dozen stitches in one of his stockings, that made it look like a window-lattice.
He rebelled against being undressed by Mary Ann and after a while succeeded in establishing his right to dress and undress himself.
The evening being warm, I had undressed me and put on a thin camlet surtout over my waistcoat.
I'll go home." He went straight to his room at Dussot's Hotel, ordered supper, and then undressed, and as soon as his head touched the pillow, fell into a sound sleep.
By the time Dinah had undressed and put on her night-gown, this feeling about Hetty had gathered a painful intensity; her imagination had created a thorny thicket of sin and sorrow, in which she saw the poor thing struggling torn and bleeding, looking with tears for rescue and finding none.
He talked to her while he undressed, telling her anecdotes and bits of news and gossip that he had gathered during the day.
He undressed and threw his nets, and as he was drawing them towards the bank he felt a great weight.
He was nowhere to be met with; every search for him was equally unsuccessful, in morning lounges or evening assemblies; neither at the Upper nor Lower Rooms, at dressed or undressed balls, was he perceivable; nor among the walkers, the horsemen, or the curricle-drivers of the morning.
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"You cannot leave just like that when you have eaten our food and drinks," the suspects are said to have told the woman.UNDRESSED HER class="MsoNormalThe woman said the suspects forcefully undressed her and threw her clothes outside the apartment.
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Our illusions of a peaceful life are "undressed" in order to reveal a violent reality from which we seek refuge in a love that must be seen as both physical and profoundly spiritual, the love of a Christian God as well as the love of a man for his beloved.