Nude (nood, nyood)

adjective, nud·er, nud·est.

Naked or unclothed, as a person or the body.

Without the usual coverings, furnishings, etc.; bare.

The nude stretch of land laid waste by brush fires.

(of a photograph, painting, statue, etc.) being or prominently displaying a representation of the nude human figure.

Law. made without consideration or other legal essentials:

a nude contract.

Having the colour nude.


A sculpture, painting, etc., of a nude human figure.

An unclothed human figure.

the condition of being unclothed.

To sleep in the nude.

(no longer in common use; now considered offensive) A light greyish-yellow brown to brownish-pink colour.

A colour that falls within the spectrum of human skin colours.