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Naked
  • (a.) Having no clothes on; uncovered; nude; bare; as, a naked body; a naked limb; a naked sword.
  • (a.) Having no means of defense or protection; open; unarmed; defenseless.
  • (a.) Mere; simple; plain.
  • (a.) 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.
  • (a.) Unprovided with needful or desirable accessories, means of sustenance, etc.; destitute; unaided; bare.
  • (a.) Without addition, exaggeration, or excuses; not concealed or disguised; open to view; manifest; plain.
  • (a.) 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.

    OPTED is a public domain English word list dictionary, based on the public domain portion of "The Project Gutenberg Etext of Webster's Unabridged Dictionary" which is in turn based on the 1913 US Webster's Unabridged Dictionary. (See Project Gutenburg.)


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