Meaning of “nude” in the English Dictionary

"nude" in American English

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nudeadjective [ not gradable ]

us /nud/

not wearing any clothes

nudenoun [ C ]

us /nud/

a picture or other piece of art showing a person who is not wearing any clothes

in the nude

If you are in the nude, you are not wearing any clothes:

The first Olympians of ancient Greece competed in the nude.

(Definition of “nude” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)