1. (without clothes) 
a. desnudo 
It's so hot that we decided to let the baby go about the house naked. Hace tanto calor que decidimos dejar que el bebé anduviera desnudo en la casa.
2. (empty) 
a. vacío 
This house feels so naked without my family.Esta casa parece tan vacía sin mi familia.
b. desnudo 
I want to buy some paintings to cover the naked walls in your mom's living room.Quiero comprar unos cuadros para cubrir las paredes desnudas en la sala de tu mamá.
c. pelado 
The naked winter landscape made her long for the beaches of Costa Rica.El paisaje pelado de invierno hizo que añorara las playas de Costa Rica.
3. (palpable) 
This is a naked attempt to undermine me.Es un intento manifiesto de debilitarme.
4. (unsheathed) 
The knight hung the naked sword on the wall, next to his shield.El caballero colgó la espada desenvainada sobre la pared, al lado de su escudo.
1. (general) 
a. desnudo(a) 
to be nakedestar desnudo(a)
a naked flameuna llama (sin protección)
naked aggressionagresión abierta or alevosa
visible to the naked eyevisible a simple vista
naked [ˈneɪkɪd]
1 (unclothed) [+person, body, flesh] desnudo; [+breasts] desnudo; al descubierto
the naked eye
visible/invisible to the naked eye visible/invisible a simple vista
The planet Mars will be visible to the naked eye all week ...microscopic hairs, invisible to the naked eye.
2 (defenceless)
to go naked into battle entrar en combate a cuerpo descubierto
3 (without grass, plants etc) [+earth] pelado; yermo (literary)
...a [cliff] of naked red earth and rock
[+tree, branches] pelado; desnudo (literary)
The naked branches swayed in the freezing winds
4 (exposed) [+light bulb] sin pantalla
...a naked bulb dangling in a bare room
[+wire] pelado
...naked wires are held in a socket with matchsticks
[+sword] desenvainado
naked flame llama (f)
5 (undisguised) [+hatred, misery] manifiesto; visible
The naked hatred in the woman's face shocked me There had been naked misery in her voice when she'd spoken about the letter His face broke into an expression of naked [anxiety]
[+ambition] patente; ostensible
nothing could disguise her naked ambition
the naked pursuit of power la carrera manifiesta por el poder
...violence and the naked pursuit of power
the naked truth la verdad al desnudo; la pura verdad
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