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1. (of the seeds of gymnosperms) not enclosed in a pericarp
2. (of flowers) lacking a perianth
3. (of stems) lacking leaves and other appendages
4. (of animals) lacking hair, feathers, scales, etc.
5. Law
a. unsupported by authority or financial or other consideration
b. lacking some essential condition to render valid; incomplete

What does it mean when you dream about being naked?

Being naked in a dream suggests exposure of self to others, being vulnerable to how others see one, feeling ashamed of being found out. If one is naked like a baby, nakedness can also represent the desire for freedom or freedom of expression. Nakedness also suggests being unencumbered and uninhibited.


Having received a negative acknowledgment. See NAK.
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Barely a day after taking oath, we have diverse, divisive agendas nakedly out in the front.
Barely a day after taking the oath we have diverse divisive agendas nakedly out in the front.
And while Paltrow may have benefited from first-mover advantage, doubtless she had an idea of what was coming: "Ghost Stories'' (Parlophone/Atlantic), the sixth studio album by Coldplay and the one on which Martin quite nakedly wrestles with the crumbling of his marriage, and in so doing, forcibly steers his band into new territory -- a man, and by extension a band, deflated.
The arguments offered by the Israeli government for its attack on Gaza are nakedly cynical in both form and content," it said.
A bare stage sat nakedly under the late summer evening sky in the apt surroundings of St Donats Castle, all earthy colours and unadorned normality.
It's a nakedly populist, if mightily confused, tactic and at the weekend, to bolster their argument, the Nats released a poll that claimed most Scots, and about half of separatists, believed an independent Scotland would be safer as part of NATO.
Likely Republican nominee Mitt Romney depicted the new policy as a nakedly political move during a weekend appearance on the CBS program "Face the Nation.
There's not much of Guthrie's socialism in these lyrics, but we get plenty of Guthrie's open-hearted, nakedly confessional love songs ("Fly High" and "Careless Reckless Love," among others).
Also, inordinate hurry in finalizing the purchase was nakedly visible.
And so it was with giggly Essex housewife Jo, nakedly ambitious Holly and "I've had my cake and eaten it" Mary-Anne - despite the best efforts of the squirrel.
If your kids feel peer pressure to dress more nakedly than they feel comfortable with, they might want your help.
His work is noted for its 'powerful presence of his timid subjects and daring, often controversial depiction of individuals exposed nakedly and indifferent to the viewer's curiosity' so it could be an interesting exhibition to check out.