undressed

adjective
un·​dressed | \ ˌən-ˈdrest How to pronounce undressed (audio) \

Definition of undressed

: not dressed: such as
a : partially, improperly, or informally clothed
b : not fully processed or finished undressed hides
c : not cared for or tended an undressed wound undressed fields

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Examples of undressed in a Sentence

I was undressed when the fire alarm went off. an undressed patient waiting to be examined by the doctor
Recent Examples on the Web After finding the car, detectives returned to Cole’s house to do another search and found the body of an undressed White woman in the septic tank, the affidavit says. Washington Post, 8 Mar. 2022 And Jon Ketzner sounded almost elegant with needlessly crude/ creedlessly nude, referring to a gratuitous comic and an undressed atheist. Washington Post, 16 Dec. 2021 In the entry to the loft-like main living area, an enormous fashion photo book on a tall stand is open to a shot by Annie Leibovitz of an undressed Scarlett Johansson and Keira Knightley with Tom Ford. Nancy Keates, WSJ, 8 Dec. 2021 The belly is often out or the dresses feel undressed, in a reaction to the lockdown’s comfy mood. Vogue, 12 Oct. 2021 The documents state that both women were partially undressed when they were found. Connor Sanders, The Salt Lake Tribune, 8 Sep. 2021 Rachel’s not fully undressed and there’s no post-coital cuddle, but no judgment here, the breakfast buffet probably ends at 10. Amanda Whiting, Vulture, 25 July 2021 Things can get so bad there that in 2018 the local authorities had to start a campaign begging them not to get undressed or defecate in public. Julia Buckley, CNN, 17 July 2021 Police officers handcuffed Young and made her stand undressed for several minutes in her home. Madeline Buckley, chicagotribune.com, 16 June 2021 See More

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First Known Use of undressed

1535, in the meaning defined above

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“Undressed.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/undressed. Accessed 19 May. 2022.

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