from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. One who prefers to live without clothes, often for reasons of health.
- n. One who believes in the doctrine of naturism, which attributes everything to nature.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. One who believes in, or conforms to, the theory of naturism.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. . See the quotation.
- n. A physician who trusts entirely to nature to effect a cure.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a person who practices nudity for reasons of health or religion
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Surfing the Net to find a nature camp for my kids, I typed in "naturist" and stumbled onto a list of nudist camps.
At any rate, this store is one of them that sells all kind of naturist stuff, vitamins, and the like.
ANF president Werner Jacobs said his group, with 3000 members, was considering changing the group's name to 'naturist' instead of 'nudist' because of the bad publicity.
Not many people know of their 'naturist' inclinations.
This visit was an unqualified disaster, worse than the time my parents arranged for Kara to spend a week at the commune with us while their “naturist” friends happened by for a visit.
Fortunately, C4 has sourced some fledgling nudists for this documentary, including 18-year-old Molly, who has already been on a few naked bike rides and is now keen to get her friends involved in the naturist movement.
Meet kayak guide Roger Delafargue (0696-90-95-74; lagon-evasion.com) in the coconut grove on La Plage de L'Anse Michel, on the Atlantic coast near Sainte-Anne, and spend the morning paddling around shallow reefs and pale beaches (a few of them are naturist areas, if that's your thing) of La Baie des Anglais.
A nudist, or naturist, lifestyle is certainly not for everyone, but those who practice it swear it's liberating practice.
A nudist, or naturist, lifestyle is certainly not for everyone, but those who practice it swear it
Pascal swum over to greet the bearded naturist, who was lying on his back, near a big red buoy, “rocking contentedly upon the waves.”