dress

  1. a one-piece garment for a woman; has skirt and bodice
  2. clothing of a distinctive style or for a particular occasion

dress

to sharpen, repair, or add accessories to items of equipment (such as drilling bits and tool joints).

Dress

See Dress Rehearsal.

Dress

[PJ Harvey song] `Dress` is the debut single by English singer-songwriter PJ Harvey from her debut album Dry. Released in 1991, two promotional music videos were also recorded. ==Background and history== `Dress` was recorded at Yeovil`s Icehouse as part of the Dry sessions. The song, like the album, generated an overwhelmingly strong critic...
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dress

[adj] - (of an occasion) requiring formal clothes 2. [n] - a one-piece garment for a woman 3. [v] - provide with clothes or put clothes on 4. [v] - arrange in ranks 5. [v] - provide with decoration 6. [v] - put a dressing on 7. [v] - put a finish on 8. [v] - kill and prepare for market or consumption 9. [v] - ...
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Dress

Dress (drĕs) transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Dressed (drĕst) or Drest ; present participle & verbal noun Dressing .] [ Old French drecier to make straight, raise, set up, prepare, arrange, French ...
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Dress

Dress intransitive verb 1. (Mil.) 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 ! 2. To clothe or apparel one's self; to put on one's garments; to pay particular regard to dress; as, to ...
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Dress

Dress noun 1. That which is used as the covering or ornament of the body; clothes; garments; habit; apparel. 'In your soldier's dress .' Shak. 2. A lady's gown; as, silk or a velvet dress . 3. Attention to apparel, or skill in adjusting it. « Men ...
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dress

1. To direct; to put right or straight; to regulate; to order. 'At all times thou shalt bless God and pray Him to dress thy ways.' (Chaucer) ... Dress is used reflexively in Old English, in sense of 'to direct one's step; to addresss one's self.' 'To Grisild again will I me dresse.' (Chaucer) ... 2. To arrange in exact continuity of line, as soldie...
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dress

frock noun a one-piece garment for a woman; has skirt and bodice
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dress

get dressed verb put on clothes; `we had to dress quickly`; `dress the patient`; `Can the child dress by herself?`
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dress out verb kill and prepare for market or consumption; `dress a turkey`
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verb put a dressing on; `dress the salads`
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dress

enclothe verb provide with clothes or put clothes on; `Parents must feed and dress their child`
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dress

set 5 do 4 coif verb arrange attractively; `dress my hair for the wedding`
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dress

verb provide with decoration; `dress the windows`
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dress

verb give a neat appearance to; `groom the dogs`; `dress the horses`
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dress

verb arrange in ranks; `dress troops`
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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. • (n.) Attention to apparel, or skill in adjusting it. • (v. t.) To treat methodically with remedies, bandages, or curative appliances, as a sore, an ulcer, a wound, or a wound...
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dress

(from the article `Fashions`) ...would otherwise wear Versace—notably celebrities BeyoncĂ© (see Biographies), Jennifer Lopez, and Lucy Liu. Cavalli produced feather- and ...
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dress

covering, or clothing and accessories, for the human body. The variety of dress is immense, varying with different sexes, cultures, geographic areas, ... [21 related articles]
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dress

dress: see costume.
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Dress

A dress (also known as a frock or a gown) is a garment consisting of a skirt with an attached bodice (or a matching bodice giving the effect of a one-piece garment). In Western culture, dresses are usually considered to be items of women`s and girls` apparel. The hemlines of dresses vary depending on the whims of fashion and the modesty or perso.....
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Dress

[disambiguation] A dress is a garment consisting of a skirt with an attached bodice or with a matching bodice giving the effect of a one-piece garment. Dress may also refer to: ...
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Dress

Abbreviation for Dress Rehearsal: the rehearsal immediately before the first night when all costumes, technical effects, props etc. are used, often for the first time. As close to an actual performance as it is possible to be without an audience present.
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