stark naked

  • 1 Stark naked — Stark Stark (st[aum]rk), adv. Wholly; entirely; absolutely; quite; as, stark mad. Shak. [1913 Webster] Held him strangled in his arms till he was stark dead. Fuller. [1913 Webster] {Stark naked}, wholly naked; quite bare. [1913 Webster] Strip… …

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  • 2 stark-naked — [stärk′nā′kid] adj. [altered (infl. by STARK) < ME stertnaked, lit., tail naked < stert < OE steort, tail, rump < IE * (s)terd : see START] absolutely naked …

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  • 3 stark naked — ► stark naked completely naked. Main Entry: ↑stark …

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  • 4 stark naked — ADJ: ADJ after v, v link ADJ (emphasis) Someone who is stark naked is completely naked. All contestants competed stark naked …

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  • 5 stark-naked — /stahrk nay kid/, adj. absolutely naked. [1520 30; STARK + NAKED; r. start naked (start, ME; OE steort tail; c. D staart, OHG sterz, ON stertr)] * * * …

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  • 6 stark-naked — /stak ˈneɪkəd/ (say stahk naykuhd) adjective completely naked. {stark + naked; replacing Middle English start naked (start from Old English steort tail) …

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  • 7 stark naked — wearing nothing at all, naked as a jay bird, without a stitch of clothes on    The people on the beach were stark naked. They were members of a nudist colony …

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  • 8 stark naked — completely naked. He walked into the room stark naked …

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  • 9 stark naked — used for emphasizing that someone is not wearing any clothes at all The child was stark naked in the bathroom …

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  • 10 stark naked — naked as the day he was born, completely naked, buck naked …

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  • 11 stark naked — adjective Completely unclothed. See Also: stark nakedness, stark bollock naked …

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  • 12 stark naked — completely naked. → stark …

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  • 13 stark-naked — adj naked, nude, in the nude, stripped, undressed, stark,in puris naturalibus, en cueros FORMAL unclad COLLOQ. in the altogether, in the buff, in your birthday suit, in the raw, starkers ≠ clothed, dressed …

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  • 14 stark naked — Synonyms and related words: bald, bare, bare ass, gymnosophical, in native buff, in puris naturalibus, in the altogether, in the buff, in the raw, naked, naturistic, nude, nudist, peeled, raw, stripped, unclad, unclothed, undressed, with nothing… …

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  • 15 stark-naked — (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. nude, without a stitch of clothing, in the altogether*, in one s birthday suit*; see naked 1 …

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  • 16 stark naked — adjective (used informally) completely unclothed • Syn: ↑bare assed, ↑bare ass, ↑in the altogether, ↑in the buff, ↑in the raw, ↑raw, ↑peeled, ↑naked as a jaybird …

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  • 17 stark-naked — adjective Completely unclothed …

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  • 18 Stark Naked and Absolutely Live — Infobox Album | Name = Stark Naked and Absolutely Live Type = Live album Artist = Alphaville Released = 2000 Recorded = 1999 Genre = Rock Length = 72:58 Label = Warner Producer = Marian Gold Martin Lister Reviews = * Allmusic Rating|1.5|5… …

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  • 19 Stark — (st[aum]rk), adv. Wholly; entirely; absolutely; quite; as, stark mad. Shak. [1913 Webster] Held him strangled in his arms till he was stark dead. Fuller. [1913 Webster] {Stark naked}, wholly naked; quite bare. [1913 Webster] Strip your sword… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 20 stark — (adj.) O.E. stearc stiff, strong (related to starian to stare ), from P.Gmc. *starkaz (Cf. O.N. sterkr, O.Fris. sterk, M.Du. starc, O.H.G. starah, Ger. stark, Goth. *starks), from PIE root *ster stiff, rigid (see …

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