naked

a.

  1. Having no clothes on; uncovered; nude; bare; as, a naked body; a naked limb; a naked sword.
  2. Having no means of defense or protection; open; unarmed; defenseless.
  3. Unprovided with needful or desirable accessories, means of sustenance, etc.; destitute; unaided; bare.
  4. Without addition, exaggeration, or excuses; not concealed or disguised; open to view; manifest; plain.
  5. Mere; simple; plain.
  6. Without pubescence; as, a naked leaf or stem; bare, or not covered by the customary parts, as a flower without a perianth, a stem without leaves, seeds without a pericarp, buds without bud scales.
  7. Not having the full complement of tones; -- said of a chord of only two tones, which requires a third tone to be sounded with them to make the combination pleasing to the ear; as, a naked fourth or fifth.