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nudity Meaning, Definition & Usage

  1. noun the state of being without clothing or covering of any kind
    nakedness; nudeness.
WordNet

Nu"di*ty noun
Etymology
Cf. F. nudité .
Wordforms
plural Nudities
Definitions
  1. The quality or state of being nude; nakedness.
  2. That which is nude or naked; naked part; undraped or unclothed portion; esp. (Fine Arts), the human figure represented unclothed; any representation of nakedness; -- chiefly used in the plural and in a bad sense.
    There are no such licenses permitted in poetry any more than in painting, to design and color obscene nudities. Dryden.

Webster 1913