- in an uncivilized or uncultured condition.
- without clothes; nude; naked.
Origin of nature
Related formsna·ture·like, adjectivean·ti·na·ture, adjective, noun
Examples from the Web for nature
The “nature of the crime” was too serious to release him, they said.His First Day Out Of Jail After 40 Years: Adjusting To Life Outside|Justin Rohrlich|January 3, 2015|DAILY BEAST
That explanation is believable…but increasingly less so when you hear Jay talk about the nature of his relationship with Adnan.The Deal With Serial’s Jay? He’s Pissed Off, Mucks Up Our Timeline|Emily Shire|December 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Along the river, crumbling remnants of an active trading hub are overtaken by nature.
“Heavy water”, or D2O, is even less common in nature, though nuclear engineers make and use it in some reactors.
The second deals with the nature of the love affair that is central to the script.Alfred Hitchcock’s Fade to Black: The Great Director’s Final Days|David Freeman|December 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It was his nature to be happy and jolly; he could not help radiating sunshine all the time.The Boy Scouts of the Naval Reserve|Robert Shaler
Never surely was man better cut out by nature for the post of convent physician!Letters of Two Brides|Honore de Balzac
Sufficient has been said to prove the superiority of spiritual life over the whole aspects and manifestations of Nature.An Interpretation of Rudolf Eucken's Philosophy|W. Tudor Jones
Time and accident had changed him; moreover, he could bring art to the assistance of nature.Lysbeth|H. Rider Haggard
He warily sounded a nature that could be warped to the exigencies of any plan, provided it was profitable.Sons of the Soil|Honore de Balzac
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Idioms and Phrases with nature
see call of nature; good nature; second nature.