Definition of Dress

Dress n. means: The system of furrows on the face of a millstone.

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Dress n. means: The system of furrows on the face of a millstone.

Meaning of Dress

Dress (n.) means: The system of furrows on the face of a millstone.

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Dress (v. t.): To adjust; to put in good order; to arrange; specifically: (a) To prepare for use; to fit for any use; to render suitable for an intended purpose; to get ready; as, to dress a slain animal; to dress meat; to dress leather or cloth; to dress or trim a lamp; to dress a garden; to dress a horse, by currying and rubbing; to dress grain, by cleansing it; in mining and metallurgy, to dress ores, by sorting and separating them.

Array (n.): To deck or dress; to adorn with dress; to cloth to envelop; -- applied esp. to dress of a splendid kind.

Undress (n.): A loose, negligent dress; ordinary dress, as distinguished from full dress.

Dress (v. i.): To clothe or apparel one's self; to put on one's garments; to pay particular regard to dress; as, to dress quickly.

Fashion (n.): The prevailing mode or style, especially of dress; custom or conventional usage in respect of dress, behavior, etiquette, etc.; particularly, the mode or style usual among persons of good breeding; as, to dress, dance, sing, ride, etc., in the fashion.

Undress (n.): An authorized habitual dress of officers and soldiers, but not full-dress uniform.

Costume (n.): Dress in general; esp., the distinctive style of dress of a people, class, or period.

Canonicals (n. pl.): The dress prescribed by canon to be worn by a clergyman when officiating. Sometimes, any distinctive professional dress.

Dress (v. i.): To arrange one's self in due position in a line of soldiers; -- the word of command to form alignment in ranks; as, Right, dress!

Basque (n.): A part of a lady's dress, resembling a jacket with a short skirt; -- probably so called because this fashion of dress came from the Basques.

Robe (v. t.): An outer garment; a dress of a rich, flowing, and elegant style or make; hence, a dress of state, rank, office, or the like.

Dress (n.): A lady's gown; as, silk or a velvet dress.

Truss (n.): A padded jacket or dress worn under armor, to protect the body from the effects of friction; also, a part of a woman's dress; a stomacher.

Modiste (n.): A female maker of, or dealer in, articles of fashion, especially of the fashionable dress of ladies; a woman who gives direction to the style or mode of dress.

Overdress (v. t.): To dress or adorn to excess; to dress too much.

Caparison (v. t.): To aborn with rich dress; to dress.

Dressy (a.): Showy in dress; attentive to dress.

Jewel (v. t.): To dress, adorn, deck, or supply with jewels, as a dress, a sword hilt, or a watch; to bespangle, as with jewels.

Dress (v. t.): To arrange in exact continuity of line, as soldiers; commonly to adjust to a straight line and at proper distance; to align; as, to dress the ranks.

Dolly Varden (): A style of light, bright-figured dress goods for women; also, a style of dress.

Gown (n.): The official robe of certain professional men and scholars, as university students and officers, barristers, judges, etc.; hence, the dress of peace; the dress of civil officers, in distinction from military.

Dowdy (superl.): Showing a vulgar taste in dress; awkward and slovenly in dress; vulgar-looking.

Preen (n.): To dress with, or as with, a preen; to trim or dress with the beak, as the feathers; -- said of birds.

Habit (n.): Outward appearance; attire; dress; hence, a garment; esp., a closely fitting garment or dress worn by ladies; as, a riding habit.

Skirt (n.): The lower and loose part of a coat, dress, or other like garment; the part below the waist; as, the skirt of a coat, a dress, or a mantle.

Dress coat (): A coat with skirts behind only, as distinct from the frock coat, of which the skirts surround the body. It is worn on occasions of ceremony. The dress coat of officers of the United States army is a full-skirted frock coat.

Bosom (n.): The part of the dress worn upon the breast; an article, or a portion of an article, of dress to be worn upon the breast; as, the bosom of a shirt; a linen bosom.

Top-dressing (p. pr. & vb. n.): of Top-dress

Drest (p. p.): of Dress.

Doff (v. i.): To put off dress; to take off the hat.

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Words, slangs, sentences and phrases similar to Dress

Meaning of Red Sea Rig

Red Sea Rig means: Dress for a formal dinner in short sleeve white shirt and dress pants with a cummerbund. Red Sea rig is a RN term but it has been adopted by most navies as a wardroom order of dress. It was traditionally used in the days before A/C and represents a relaxed form of wardroom dress. Traditionally there was no temperature hot enough to cause officers to relax their dress. But one exception was made and it was in the Red Sea which was far enough away from England and sufficiently remote that a relaxation could be afforded.

Meaning of fancy dress

fancy dress means: n costume (as in costume party). To an American, fancy dress means a jacket and tie. To a Brit, fancy dress means a cravat, a strap-on wooden leg and a plastic parrot.

Meaning of Frock

Frock means: A dress, usually a woman's summer dress or skirt

Meaning of doll up

doll up means: Dress up, dress stylishly. So where are you going, all dolled up?

Meaning of Dude

Dude means: (dood) n.,  A man, friend.  Someone fastidious in dress and manner.  “Hey, dude, let’s get going.”  v., To dress up.  “I am going to get duded up.”  [Etym., 70’s youth]

Meaning of doll up

doll up means: Dress up, dress stylishly. Maria was quite a doll when she dressed up.

Meaning of DAILY EXPRESS

DAILY EXPRESS means: Daily Express is London Cockney rhyming slang for to dress, a dress.

Meaning of Cholo/Chola

Cholo/Chola means: n. Mexican gangster’s who are usually depicted by his or her (Chola) style of dress: Khaki pants, muscle shirts, flannel shirts, thick.  "Hey, Mike look at all of those wanna-be cholos over there."  2. A Hispanic gangster style of dress.  "Hey Phil, why are you wearing those pants. Are you going Cholo on me?" 

Meaning of tog

tog means: To dress. That outfit is so tod.

Meaning of Rag Proper

Rag Proper means: Dress well.

Meaning of rev

rev means: To excite. That dress is so rev; take it off!

Meaning of Titivate

Titivate means: To dress up.

Meaning of Number 5's

Number 5's means: Working dress.

Meaning of rev

rev means: Revolting, ugly. That dress is so rev; take it off!

Meaning of Number 1's

Number 1's means: Dress uniform.

Meaning of gimp

gimp means: sleeveless dress

Meaning of Far Owt!!

Far Owt!! means: neat, cool. that dress is 'far owt!'

Meaning of rug up

rug up means: dress warmly ‘It’s cold outside, make sure you rug up.’

Meaning of DOG OUT

DOG OUT means: Dog out is American slang for to dress smartly.

Meaning of Clean

Clean means: To change from one type of dress to another.

Meaning of Dress

Dress means: To adjust; to put in good order; to arrange; specifically: (a) To prepare for use; to fit for any use; to render suitable for an intended purpose; to get ready; as, to dress a slain animal; to dress meat; to dress leather or cloth; to dress or trim a lamp; to dress a garden; to dress a horse, by currying and rubbing; to dress grain, by cleansing it; in mining and metallurgy, to dress ores, by sorting and separating them.

Meaning of Array

Array means: To deck or dress; to adorn with dress; to cloth to envelop; -- applied esp. to dress of a splendid kind.

Meaning of Undress

Undress means: A loose, negligent dress; ordinary dress, as distinguished from full dress.

Meaning of Dress

Dress means: To clothe or apparel one's self; to put on one's garments; to pay particular regard to dress; as, to dress quickly.

Meaning of Fashion

Fashion means: The prevailing mode or style, especially of dress; custom or conventional usage in respect of dress, behavior, etiquette, etc.; particularly, the mode or style usual among persons of good breeding; as, to dress, dance, sing, ride, etc., in the fashion.

Meaning of Undress

Undress means: An authorized habitual dress of officers and soldiers, but not full-dress uniform.

Meaning of Costume

Costume means: Dress in general; esp., the distinctive style of dress of a people, class, or period.

Meaning of Canonicals

Canonicals means: The dress prescribed by canon to be worn by a clergyman when officiating. Sometimes, any distinctive professional dress.

Meaning of Dress

Dress means: To arrange one's self in due position in a line of soldiers; -- the word of command to form alignment in ranks; as, Right, dress!

Meaning of Basque

Basque means: A part of a lady's dress, resembling a jacket with a short skirt; -- probably so called because this fashion of dress came from the Basques.

Meaning of Robe

Robe means: An outer garment; a dress of a rich, flowing, and elegant style or make; hence, a dress of state, rank, office, or the like.

Meaning of Dress

Dress means: A lady's gown; as, silk or a velvet dress.

Meaning of Truss

Truss means: A padded jacket or dress worn under armor, to protect the body from the effects of friction; also, a part of a woman's dress; a stomacher.

Meaning of Modiste

Modiste means: A female maker of, or dealer in, articles of fashion, especially of the fashionable dress of ladies; a woman who gives direction to the style or mode of dress.

Meaning of Overdress

Overdress means: To dress or adorn to excess; to dress too much.

Dictionary words and meanings

Meaning of Adulterer

Adulterer means: A man who commits adultery; a married man who has sexual intercourse with a woman not his wife.

Meaning of Outjuggle

Outjuggle means: To surpass in juggling.

Meaning of Phylogeny

Phylogeny means: The history of genealogical development; the race history of an animal or vegetable type; the historic exolution of the phylon or tribe, in distinction from ontogeny, or the development of the individual organism, and from biogenesis, or life development generally.

Meaning of Tetraschistic

Tetraschistic means: Characterized by division into four parts.

Meaning of Villainy

Villainy means: Abusive, reproachful language; discourteous speech; foul talk.

Slang words and meanings

Meaning of CAT'S WHISKERS

CAT'S WHISKERS means: Cat's whiskers is slang for a person or thing that is excellent or superior.

Meaning of kick rocks

kick rocks means: Leave a place.

Meaning of Virgin Mary

Virgin Mary means: Bloody Mary with no alcohol

Meaning of BUDA GRASS

BUDA GRASS means: a high-grade cannabis joint

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