Language Log: Bu?? naked - term buck naked origin

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buck naked - Wiktionary term buck naked origin


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Buck naked - the meaning and origin of this phrase.

It's clear as crystal that the term is "buck naked" as in as naked as a buck deer, further It explains the meanings and probable origins of a phrase adn has some.