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Definition of Naked

Naked

  1. Having no clothes on; uncovered; nude; bare; as, a naked body; a naked limb; a naked sword.
  2. Having no means of defense or protection; open; unarmed; defenseless.
  3. Unprovided with needful or desirable accessories, means of sustenance, etc.; destitute; unaided; bare.
  4. Without addition, exaggeration, or excuses; not concealed or disguised; open to view; manifest; plain.
  5. Mere; simple; plain.
  6. Without pubescence; as, a naked leaf or stem; bare, or not covered by the customary parts, as a flower without a perianth, a stem without leaves, seeds without a pericarp, buds without bud scales.
  7. Not having the full complement of tones; -- said of a chord of only two tones, which requires a third tone to be sounded with them to make the combination pleasing to the ear; as, a naked fourth or fifth.

Naked Quotations

We think sometimes that poverty is only being hungry, naked and homeless. The poverty of being unwanted, unloved and uncared for is the greatest poverty. We must start in our own homes to remedy this kind of poverty.
Mother Teresa

Who knows what true loneliness is - not the conventional word but the naked terror? To the lonely themselves it wears a mask. The most miserable outcast hugs some memory or some illusion.
Joseph Conrad

If you want to be a rock star or just be famous, then run down the street naked, you'll make the news or something. But if you want music to be your livelihood, then play, play, play and play! And eventually you'll get to where you want to be.
Eddie Van Halen

Only when the tide goes out do you discover who's been swimming naked.
Warren Buffett

Cooking is about passion, so it may look slightly temperamental in a way that it's too assertive to the naked eye.
Gordon Ramsay
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Naked Translations

naked in Dutch is onopgesmukt, bloot, naakt, onbedekt
naked in Finnish is alaston
naked in German is kahl, nackt
naked in Hungarian is meztelen, csupasz
naked in Italian is spennato
naked in Portuguese is despido, nu
naked in Spanish is corito, desnudo
naked in Swedish is bar, blottad, naken
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