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starkadjective

uk   /stɑːk/  us   /stɑːrk/
starkness
noun [U] uk   /ˈstɑːk.nəs/  us   /ˈstɑːrk.nəs/

starkadverb

uk   /stɑːk/  us   /stɑːrk/
completely or extremely: The children were splashing in the river, stark naked. If I didn't exercise, I think I'd go raving mad (UK also stark staring mad) from sitting at a desk all day.
(Definition of stark from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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starkadjective [-er/-est only]

 us   /stɑrk/
empty or without decoration: stark white walls
Stark also means completely clear: The dim halls made a stark contrast with the bright, sun-drenched apartment.
stark naked
Someone who is stark naked is not wearing any clothes.
(Definition of stark from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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