- completely unclothed or uncovered; naked; bare
- Law without consideration or other legal essential: said esp. of contracts
Origin of nudeClassical Latin nudus, naked
- a nude person
- a representation of a nude human figure in painting, sculpture, etc.
- the condition of being nude; nakedness: in the nude
Origin of nudefrom approximating the skin color of a white person any of a range of colors from tan to yellowish or pinkish beige