un·​clothed | \ ˌən-ˈklōt͟hd How to pronounce unclothed (audio) \

Definition of unclothed

: not clothed

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Examples of unclothed in a Sentence

Police found the victim's unclothed body in the woods. an artist's drawings of clothed and unclothed figures
Recent Examples on the Web Bendele and Williams were unclothed, their bodies piled beside a gravel road. oregonlive, "Who’s on Oregon’s death row: 27 men; 2 others held elsewhere," 15 May 2020 Attached to the flag was an unclothed doll with brown hair who was hanging from a noose. Andrew O'reilly | Fox News, Fox News, "Whitmer's stay-at-home orders protested outside Michigan Captiol as scuffle breaks out," 14 May 2020 Police responded to a call from a complainant who said a female friend was unclothed and intoxicated and hit the caller several times in the face. Bruce Geiselman, cleveland, "Police investigate burglary, break-in complaints: Lakewood Police Blotter," 4 Apr. 2020 Her unclothed body was eventually discovered in July 2019 at the Fall Lick Road property inside multiple black garbage bags that were, at their deepest, buried 19 inches down, according to police. Billy Kobin, The Courier-Journal, "What's the latest in the Savannah Spurlock murder case? Another delay," 4 Mar. 2020 One of the most celebrated romantic underdogs in 19th-century literature doesn’t usually enter the story unclothed. Ellen Gamerman, WSJ, "A New ‘Emma’ Sees Jane Austen’s Heroine in a New Light," 19 Feb. 2020 When found, the man known as John Doe #1, had few teeth and his badly decomposed body was unclothed. Andrea Cavallier, NBC News, "Florida authorities hope to turn up heat on 1994 identity cold case with new artist's rendering of John Doe #1," 14 Feb. 2020 Most of the photos of unclothed children on Facebook are posted innocently by parents sharing vacation photos on the beach or kids in a bath. Barbara Ortutay, SFChronicle.com, "Does the naked body belong on Facebook? It’s complicated," 17 Jan. 2020 According to court documents, White allegedly used an electronic device to film an unclothed female without her knowledge or consent on April 22, 2018. Claire Goodman, Houston Chronicle, "Five arrested and charged with sexual assaults in Fort Bend County last week," 30 Dec. 2019

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First Known Use of unclothed

14th century, in the meaning defined above

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“Unclothed.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unclothed. Accessed 29 May. 2020.

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English Language Learners Definition of unclothed

formal : not wearing clothes


un·​clothed | \ ˌən-ˈklōt͟hd How to pronounce unclothed (audio) \

Kids Definition of unclothed

: not wearing or covered with clothes

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