unclad

[ uhn-klad ]
/ ʌnˈklæd /

verb

a simple past tense and past participle of unclothe.

adjective

naked; nude; undressed.

Origin of unclad

late Middle English word dating back to 1375–1425; see origin at un-1, clad1

Definition for unclad (2 of 2)

unclothe

[ uhn-klohth ]
/ ʌnˈkloʊð /

verb (used with object), un·clothed or un·clad [uhn-klad] /ʌnˈklæd/, un·cloth·ing.

to strip of clothes.
to remove a covering from; lay bare; uncover.

Origin of unclothe

First recorded in 1250–1300, unclothe is from the Middle English word unclothen. See un-2, clothe
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British Dictionary definitions for unclad (1 of 2)

unclad

/ (ʌnˈklæd) /

adjective

having no clothes on; naked

British Dictionary definitions for unclad (2 of 2)

unclothe

/ (ʌnˈkləʊð) /

verb -clothes, -clothing, -clothed or -clad (tr)

to take off garments from; strip
to uncover or lay bare
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