Results for dress

Definitions of dress:

part of speech: verb transitive

To cover with, or as with, clothing; adorn; make ready; arrange; to prepare for the table; curry or rub down; adjust to a straight line, as soldiers; to treat, as a wound, with medicines, bandages, etc.

part of speech: past tense, past participle

Dressed or Drest.

part of speech: verb transitive

To put straight or in order: to put clothes upon: to prepare: to cook: to trim: to deck: to cleanse a sore.

part of speech: verb intransitive

To put on clothes; to form a line.

part of speech: noun

The covering or ornament of the body: a lady's gown: style of dress.

part of speech: noun

Covering for the body; clothing; elegant or fashionable attire; a woman's or a child's gown.

part of speech: noun

Covering or ornaments for the body; garments; clothes; a lady's gown.

part of speech: verb intransitive

To arrange in a line: to put on clothes:- pa. t. and pa. p. dressed' or drest.

part of speech: verb

To cover the body with clothing or ornaments; to deck, adorn, or embellish; to cultivate; to prepare food for the table; to put into good order, as a wound; to prepare or fit for use; in mil., to adjust the front of a company to a straight line.

part of speech: present participle


Usage examples for dress:

alphabet filter

Word of the day


Visual or mental appearance; look; mien; air; outlook or prospect; appearance; view. ...

Popular definitions