nude definition

  • adjective:
    • Having no garments; nude.
    • Permitting or featuring complete visibility associated with the human anatomy: a nude coastline.
    • Law Lacking any of various appropriate requisites, eg evidence.
    • Without clothing or any other covering of your skin; without clothes in the genitals or female nipples.
    • Of a beige or tan color, evoking bare skin.
    • Bare; nude; unclothed; undraped.
    • Naked; without consideration; void. See Nudum pactum.
    • entirely unclothed
  • noun:
    • An unclothed man figure, particularly an artistic representation.
    • The condition of becoming unclothed.
    • A painting, other artwork or mass-media-reproduced image depicting (a) individual figure(s) in a state of near or total strip.
    • their state of complete nudity
    • a painting of a naked human being figure
    • a naked individual
    • a statue of a naked peoples figure
    • without clothing (especially in the term `in the nude')
  • others:
    • nude; bare; uncovered; particularly, in art, undraped; perhaps not covered with drapery: since, a nude statue.
    • In law, naked; made without consideration: stated of contracts and agreements by which a consideration is wholly lacking.
    • In botany and zoöl.:
    • Bare; destitute of leaves, hairs, bristles, feathers, machines, or other outside outgrowth or addressing.
    • Not supported by diagnosis or description; mere; bare: stated of common or certain terms, when you look at the expression nude title, translating the technical designation nomen nudum. See nomen.
    • Synonyms See list under naked.

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