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 The homeowner found Coss undressed in a bathroom, preparing to take a shower, the documents revealed. Christopher Roth, azcentral, "Intruder caught naked, about to take a shower in Tempe home, police say," 28 Feb. 2020 On a rush into the Bruins’ zone, Kyle Connor cut across the slot, undressed Torey Krug and finished with a pretty top-shelf backhand over Jaroslav Halak’s glove. Matt Porter, BostonGlobe.com, "David Pastrnak’s hat trick sets fast pace for Bruins," 9 Jan. 2020 Shower in a waterfall ... onboard Don't bother bringing your bath gel or even getting undressed for this bathing ritual. Ginger Dingus, USA TODAY, "15 things you can do on an expedition cruise that you can't do on a big ship," 23 Jan. 2020 On Friday, the monument competed for attention with the horseless Naked Cowboy, who was playing his guitar and mostly undressed as usual despite the 40-degree chill. Nancy Coleman, New York Times, "They Keep Times Square in Order, and a Statue Front and Center," 29 Nov. 2019 However, the joyous moment didn’t go as planned after Cohen’s video accidentally exposed his teammate, offensive lineman Kyle Long, who was getting undressed in the background. Robyn Merrett, PEOPLE.com, "NFL Players’ Celebratory Livestream Accidentally Exposes Naked Teammate to All of Instagram," 26 Sep. 2019 Then, Gilpin got undressed from the waist down in front of a 13-year-old. Micah Walker, Detroit Free Press, "Sex offender caught trespassing at Royal Oak ice arena, police say," 2 Jan. 2020 Tharjiath arrived at her facility undressed, and a little intimidating, said Kwam Francoise, the manager of an Anchorage transitional home where Tharjiath lived for several months. Michelle Theriault Boots, Anchorage Daily News, "State fights to send mentally ill defendant to Wellpath facility in South Carolina," 22 Dec. 2019 Exploitative like the sorority girl getting undressed and the view is from outside her bedroom window? Jessica Klein, Fortune, "The ‘Black Christmas’ Remake ‘Is About Taking Power Back,’ Sophia Takal Says," 13 Dec. 2019

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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 26 May. 2020.

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English Language Learners Definition of undressed

: wearing no clothing : not dressed
: not cared for or covered
technical : not finished : not prepared for use

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