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Dress — synonyms, dress antonyms, definition

1. dress (Noun)

34 synonyms
apparel array attire clothes clothing costume deception disguise equipment false front frock garb garment garments gear gown guise habiliment habit kilt • • •
3 definitions

dress (Noun) — A one-piece garment for a woman; has skirt and bodice.

dress (Noun) — Clothing of a distinctive style or for a particular occasion. ex. "battle dress"

dress (Noun) — Clothing in general. ex. "fastidious about his dress"

7 types of
article of clothing clothing habiliment vesture wear wearable woman's clothing
46 types
Mother Hubbard activewear ao dai athletic wear caftan chemise coatdress cocktail dress costume dirndl disguise ecclesiastical attire ecclesiastical robe evening clothes evening dress eveningwear false hair finery formalwear getup • • •
7 parts
bodice hemline neckline slide fastener zip zip fastener zipper

2. dress (Verb)

69 synonyms
accoutre adorn align apparel arrange array attend attire bandage bedeck bind clip clothe coif coiffe coiffure comb costume cover crop • • •
1 antonym
16 definitions

dress (Verb) — Put on clothes. ex. "dress the patient" ex. "Can the child dress by herself?" ex. "we had to dress quickly"

dress (Verb) — Provide with clothes or put clothes on. ex. "Parents must feed and dress their child"

dress (Verb) — Put a finish on. ex. "dress the surface smooth"

dress (Verb) — Wear clothes in a certain manner or of a certain style. ex. "She dresses in the latest Paris fashion" ex. "he dressed up in a suit and tie"

dress (Verb) — Dress or groom with elaborate care. ex. "She likes to dress when going to the opera"

dress (Verb) — Kill and prepare for market or consumption. ex. "dress a turkey"

dress (Verb) — Arrange in ranks. ex. "dress troops"

dress (Verb) — Decorate (food), as with parsley or other ornamental foods.

dress (Verb) — Provide with decoration. ex. "dress the windows"

dress (Verb) — (cooking) put a dressing on. ex. "dress the salads"

dress (Verb) — Cultivate, tend, and cut back the growth of. ex. "dress the plants in the garden"

dress (Verb) — Cut down rough-hewn (lumber) to standard thickness and width.

dress (Verb) — Convert into leather. ex. "dress the tanned skins"

dress (Verb) — (medicine) apply a bandage or medication to. ex. "dress the victim's wounds"

dress (Verb) — Give a neat appearance to. ex. "dress the horses"

dress (Verb) — Style or arrange hair attractively. ex. "dress my hair for the wedding"

47 types of
adorn apply arrange attire beautify care for change change state convert cook deck out deck up decorate doll up dress up embellish fancify fancy up fig out fig up • • •
57 types
assume attire bandage bob bundle up change coat corset costume cover cross-dress dandify deck out deck up disbud doll up don dress down dress up fancy up • • •
2 see also
dress down dress up

3. dress (Adjective)

1 synonym
2 definitions

dress (Adjective) — Suitable for formal occasions. ex. "a full-dress uniform" ex. "dress shoes"

dress (Adjective) — (of an occasion) requiring formal clothes. ex. "a dress dinner" ex. "a full-dress ceremony"