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nude

adjective [not gradable]  us   /nud/
not wearing any clothes

nude

noun [C]  us   /nud/
a picture or other piece of art showing a person who is not wearing any clothesin the nude If you are in the nude, you are not wearing any clothes: The first Olympians of ancient Greece competed in the nude.
Translations of “nude”
in Arabic عارٍ…
in Korean 나체의…
in Malaysian telanjang…
in French nu…
in Turkish çıplak…
in Italian nudo…
in Chinese (Traditional) 一絲不掛的, 裸體的, 肉色的…
in Russian обнаженный, нагой…
in Polish nagi…
in Vietnamese trần…
in Spanish desnudo…
in Portuguese nu…
in Thai เปลือยกาย…
in German nackt…
in Catalan nu…
in Japanese 裸の…
in Indonesian telanjang…
in Chinese (Simplified) 一丝不挂的, 裸体的, 肉色的…
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