Bare, unclothed, as in I came straight out of the shower, naked as a jaybird.
This simile replaced the 19th-century naked as a robin and is equally unclear, since neither bird is normally stripped of its feathers. In another year, stories about the strange new face of an A-list actress might draw chortles and cackles.
Now-a-days it is the bankrupt who flouts, and his too confiding creditors who are jeered and laughed at. The Smooth Naked Horsetail is a common plant, specially by the sides of streams and pools.
He felt himself the meanest, vilest thing a-crawl upon this sinful earth, and she—dear God! All that scientific bric-a-brac in the cupboard had far better be thrown away. Urinary sediments may be studied under three he: A. Unorganized sediments.
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