Definitions

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  • n. One who prefers to live without clothes, often for reasons of health.
  • n. One who believes in the doctrine of naturism, which attributes everything to nature.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One who believes in, or conforms to, the theory of naturism.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. . See the quotation.
  • n. A physician who trusts entirely to nature to effect a cure.

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

  • n. a person who practices nudity for reasons of health or religion

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Examples

  • Surfing the Net to find a nature camp for my kids, I typed in "naturist" and stumbled onto a list of nudist camps.

    Holly Robinson: Two Women Bare It All

  • At any rate, this store is one of them that sells all kind of naturist stuff, vitamins, and the like.

    statin meds in Mexico

  • ANF president Werner Jacobs said his group, with 3000 members, was considering changing the group's name to 'naturist' instead of 'nudist' because of the bad publicity.

    Stuff.co.nz - Stuff

  • Not many people know of their 'naturist' inclinations.

    Daily News & Analysis

  • This visit was an unqualified disaster, worse than the time my parents arranged for Kara to spend a week at the commune with us while their “naturist” friends happened by for a visit.

    How to Flirt with A Naked Werewolf

  • Fortunately, C4 has sourced some fledgling nudists for this documentary, including 18-year-old Molly, who has already been on a few naked bike rides and is now keen to get her friends involved in the naturist movement.

    TV highlights 12/01/2012

  • Meet kayak guide Roger Delafargue (0696-90-95-74; lagon-evasion.com) in the coconut grove on La Plage de L'Anse Michel, on the Atlantic coast near Sainte-Anne, and spend the morning paddling around shallow reefs and pale beaches (a few of them are naturist areas, if that's your thing) of La Baie des Anglais.

    Take Monday Off: Martinique

  • A nudist, or naturist, lifestyle is certainly not for everyone, but those who practice it swear it's liberating practice.

    10 Nudist Resorts You May Or May Not Want To Visit (PHOTOS)

  • A nudist, or naturist, lifestyle is certainly not for everyone, but those who practice it swear it

    10 Nudist Resorts You May Or May Not Want To Visit (PHOTOS)

  • Pascal swum over to greet the bearded naturist, who was lying on his back, near a big red buoy, “rocking contentedly upon the waves.”

    Storyteller

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