Definition of au naturel
1 : cooked or served plainly
2a : being in natural style or conditionb : nude
Examples of au naturel in a sentence
She wears makeup for special occasions, but otherwise prefers an au naturel look.
<for vacationers who prefer to be au naturel, the tropical resort features a secluded, private beach>
Origin and Etymology of au naturel
First Known Use: 1812
AU NATUREL Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of au naturel for English Language Learners
: in a natural state : without anything added
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