Definitions

from The American HeritageĀ® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Nude.
  • adj. In a natural state: an au naturel hairstyle.
  • adj. Cooked simply.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adv. In the nude: in the naked state.
  • adv. Naturally.
  • adv. In the plainest or simplest manner.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. completely unclothed

Etymologies

French : au, in the + naturel, natural (state).
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Borrowing from French au naturelĀ (literally "in the natural") (Wiktionary)

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