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naturist Line breaks: na¦tur|ist
Pronunciation: /ˈneɪtʃ(ə)rɪst/

Definition of naturist in English:


1chiefly British A person who goes naked in designated areas; a nudist: he is a dedicated naturist
More example sentences
  • Playa des Cavallett (south of the airport in Ibiza) and Playa de las Salinas are both popular gay haunts and Playa des Cavallett is also an official naturist beach.
  • The practice, known as "boots-only hiking", is becoming increasingly popular in the south and the Lake District but naturists have never been seen wandering the Dales before.
  • Maybe they were naturists and believed it their right to expose themselves in public.
nudist, sun worshipper
2A person who worships nature or natural objects: [as modifier]: naturist cults

Words that rhyme with naturist

manicurist • sinecurist

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