Na´ked   Pronunciation: nā´kĕd
1.Having no clothes on; uncovered; nude; bare; as, a naked body; a naked limb; a naked sword.
2.Having no means of defense or protection; open; unarmed; defenseless; as, naked to invasion.
Had I but served my God with half the zeal
I served my king, he would not in mine age
Have left me naked to mine enemies.
- King Henry VIII., Act iii. sc. 2 (Shakespeare
Thy power is full naked.
- Chaucer.
Behold my bosom naked to your swords.
- Addison.
3.Unprovided with needful or desirable accessories, means of sustenance, etc.; destitute; unaided; bare.
4.Without addition, exaggeration, or excuses; not concealed or disguised; open to view; manifest; plain.
All things are naked and opened unto the eyes of him with whom we have to do.
- Heb. iv. 13.
5.Mere; simple; plain; as, the naked truth.
The very naked name of love.
- Shak.
6.(Bot.) Without pubescence; as, a naked leaf or stem; bare, or not covered by the customary parts, as a flower without a perianth, a stem without leaves, seeds without a pericarp, buds without bud scales.
7.(Mus.) Not having the full complement of tones; - said of a chord of only two tones, which requires a third tone to be sounded with them to make the combination pleasing to the ear; as, a naked fourth or fifth.
Naked bed
a bed the occupant of which is naked, no night linen being worn in ancient times.
Naked eye
the eye alone, unaided by eyeglasses, or by telescope, microscope, or other magnifying device.
- Shak.
Naked-eyed medusa
(Zool.) See Hydromedusa.
Naked flooring
(Carp.) the timberwork which supports a floor.
Naked mollusk
(Zool.) a nudibranch.
- Gwilt.
Naked wood
(Bot.) a large rhamnaceous tree (Colibrina reclinata) of Southern Florida and the West Indies, having a hard and heavy heartwood, which takes a fine polish.
- C. S. Sargent.
Adj.1.naked - completely unclothed; "bare bodies"; "naked from the waist up"; "a nude model"
Synonyms: au naturel, nude, bare
2.naked - having no protecting or concealing cover; "naked to mine enemies"- Shakespeare
Synonyms: defenseless
3.naked - (of the eye or ear e.g.) without the aid of an optical or acoustical device or instrument; "visible to the naked eye"; "clearly audible to the unaided ear"
Synonyms: unaided
4.naked - devoid of elaboration or diminution or concealment; bare and pure; "naked ambition"; "raw fury"; "you may kill someone someday with your raw power"
Synonyms: raw

NAKED. This word is used in a metaphorical sense to denote that a thing is not complete, and for want of some quality it is either without power, or it possesses a limited power. A naked contract, is one made without consideration, and, for that reason, it is void; a naked authority, is one given without any right in the agent, and wholly for the benefit of the principal. 2 Bouv. Inst. n. 1302. See Nudum Pactum.

To dream that you are naked, denotes the fear of being found out and exposed about your activities and misjudgement. To dream that you suddenly discover your nudity and are trying to cover up, signifies your vulnerability to a situation. To see a naked person in your dream and you are disgusted by it, signifies some anxiety about discovering the naked truth about that person or situation. It may also foretell of an illicit love affairs, loss of prestige and scandalous activities. On the other hand, if you do not have any problem with another's nudity, then it implies that you see through people and accept them for whom and what they are. *For an in depth analysis, click on Common Dreams: Naked.absolute, apparent, au naturel, bare-ass, bared, barefaced, beholdable, blank, blatant, blunt, clarified, clear, cleared, colorless, conspicuous, denuded, detectable, discernible, disclosed, discovered, distilled, evident, exposed to view, flagrant, free, glaring, gymnosophical, hanging out, in evidence, in full view, in native buff, in plain sight, in plain view, in puris naturalibus, in the altogether, in the buff, in the raw, in view, insight, liable, manifest, naturistic, neat, nonimmune, noticeable, nudist, observable, obvious, open as day, open to all, open to view, outcropping, overt, palpable, patent, peeled, perceivable, perceptible, pure, purified, raw, recognizable, rectified, revealed, seeable, sheer, showing, stark, stark-naked, straight, susceptible, to be seen, unadorned, unadulterated, unaided, unalloyed, unarrayed, unassisted, unblended, unclassified, unclogged, unclosed, unclouded, uncolored, uncombined, uncomplicated, uncompounded, unconcealed, uncorrupted, undecked, undecorated, undeniable, undiluted, undisguised, undraped, undressed, unembellished, unfortified, unfurbished, ungarnished, unhidden, unleavened, unmingled, unmistakable, unmitigated, unmixed, unobstructed, unornamented, unrestricted, unsheathed, unsophisticated, unstopped, untinged, untrimmed, unvarnished, viewable, visible, visual, wide-open, with nothing on, without a stitch, witnessable
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naked as a jaybird
naked as the day one was born
naked as the day you were born
Naked bed
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Naked-eyed medusa
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