Definition of nakedness noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˈneɪkɪdnəs//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈneɪkɪdnəs//
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  1. 1the state of not wearing any clothes She pulled the sheet higher to cover her nakedness.
  2. 2the quality of being expressed strongly and not being hidden the nakedness of their hypocrisy
  3. 3the quality of not being able to protect yourself from being harmed, criticized, etc. synonym helplessness a feeling of nakedness and vulnerability