Naked Eye, the

Meaning of Idiom ‘Naked Eye’ The naked eye is human sight without any assistance by instruments designed to magnify images, such as microscopes, telescopes, binoculars, etc. 1McIntosh, Colin. Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary. Cambridge University Press, 2013.,2Ammer, Christine. American Heritage Dictionary of Idioms. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2013. Usage In common use, the naked eye includes eyes aided by ordinary glasses (spectacles) or … Read more

Naked as a Jaybird

Meaning of Idiom ‘Naked as a Jaybird’ To be naked as a jaybird means naked; completely unclothed. 1Ammer, Christine. American Heritage Dictionary of Idioms. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2013.,2Spears, Richard A. McGraw-Hill’s American Idioms Dictionary. Boston: McGraw Hill, 2008.,3Morton, Mark Steven. The Lover’s Tongue: a Merry Romp through the Language of Love and Sex. Insomniac Press, 2003.  Usage Also … Read more