un·​clad | \ ˌən-ˈklad How to pronounce unclad (audio) \

Definition of unclad

: not clothed or covered : not clad : naked Over the left shoulder and across the otherwise unclad breast of the aged diplomatist glistened a patent leather belt …— Joseph Conrad … a large foldout color photograph of an unclad young lady …— Bill Davidson

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Examples of unclad in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Brown didn't mind standing in between the shirt unclad pros. Bryan Alexander, USA TODAY, "'Lord have mercy!': Hannah Brown, Lauren Alaina's wild salsa dance-off shook 'DWTS'," 6 Nov. 2019 An unclad man bows before a large white circle on one of Andres Mario de Varona’s black-and-white pictures, which hint at religious ritual. Mark Jenkins, Washington Post, "In the galleries: At U-Md. space, “UN/Sustainable” contemplates the environment," 28 June 2019

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First Known Use of unclad

15th century, in the meaning defined above

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“Unclad.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unclad. Accessed 24 Sep. 2020.

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