from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun Nakedness; nudity.

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

  • noun the state of being without clothing or covering of any kind


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  • I admit one of the primary reasons I posted again was to applaud the awesomeness of the phrase "chronic nudeness" to describe Manhattan. lol! gocitizen

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  • They were pretty limited in which scenes they could depict Manhattan in on posters (due to his chronic nudeness) so this was definitely the best choice.

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  • They took her nudeness like for them it was an everyday thing.


  • Large and light and bare, the nudeness of the interior is uncouth, and the stiff exterior, decorated with statues, impresses one as pleasantly as clothes upon crossed bean-poles.

    Cathedrals and Cloisters of the South of France, Volume 1

  • It is probably this near-nudeness, without pure nakedness, that creates the jarring note of the group Certainly there is a bizarre touch that somewhat offsets the sinuous charm of the figure.

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  • Africa; he thought of their noble walk, the proud restfulness of their features, their chaste nudeness, and their inseparability from the earth and the air.

    Gänsemännchen. English

  • Everywhere she looked she saw reprehensible nudeness; all clothes seemed to be made of glass; she could look neither at a man nor at a woman without turning pale.

    Gänsemännchen. English

  • But the chaste empress was now smiling in her nudeness, satisfied with being simply Freya.

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  • Her mental nudeness is parallel with her low bodice, it is that and nothing more.

    Modern Painting

  • According to Gill (230), the Papuans of Southwestern New Guinea "glory in their nudeness and consider clothing fit only for women."

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