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1. dress

noun. ['ˈdrɛs'] a one-piece garment for a woman; has skirt and bodice.

Synonyms

  • bodice
  • sari
  • jumper
  • polonaise
  • neckline
  • chemise
  • gown
  • kirtle
  • pinafore
  • frock
  • pinny
  • sheath
  • woman's clothing
  • zipper
  • zip
  • caftan
  • hemline
  • shift
  • coatdress
  • muumuu
  • cocktail dress
  • sundress
  • kaftan
  • sack
  • shirtdress
  • saree
  • slide fastener
  • zip fastener
  • dirndl
  • morning dress
  • strapless

Antonyms

  • destabilize
  • enable
  • loosen
  • depersonalize

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Rhymes with Dress

  • transgress
  • nevertheless
  • stds
  • nonetheless
  • l'express
  • dispossess
  • convalesce
  • tcas
  • simplesse
  • repossess
  • reinvests
  • progress
  • kjos
  • hces
  • express'
  • express
  • distress
  • compress
  • cmos
  • adss
  • abts
  • uys
  • uss
  • suppress
  • suggests
  • success
  • requests
  • repress
  • regress
  • reassess

How do you pronounce dress?

Pronounce dress as drɛs.

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Sentences with dress


1. Noun, singular or mass
Try limiting yourself to one suit or three dress shirts and two pairs of slacks for business trips.

2. Verb, base form
Upon request, most markets will dress a whole fish, free of charge.

Quotes about dress


1. The only rule is don't be boring and dress cute wherever you go. Life is too short to blend in.
- Paris Hilton

2. When I design a wedding dress with a bustle, it has to be one the bride can dance in. I love the idea that something is practical and still looks great.
- Vera Wang

3. I'm not going to wear a red dress,"she said."It would look stunning, My Lady,"she called.She spoke to the bubbles gathered on the surface of the water. "If there's anyone I wish to stun at dinner, I'll hit him in the face.
- Kristin Cashore, Graceling

2. dress

verb. ['ˈdrɛs'] put on clothes.

Synonyms

  • dandify
  • deck up
  • get dressed
  • trick up
  • tog
  • cross-dress
  • assume
  • wear
  • gussy up
  • attire
  • fancy up
  • dress down
  • garment
  • tog up
  • raiment
  • habilitate
  • don
  • primp
  • fit out
  • plume
  • change
  • overdress
  • get into
  • trick out
  • bundle up
  • tog out
  • garb
  • put on
  • rig out
  • deck out
  • get up
  • clothe
  • underdress
  • fig up
  • prink
  • enclothe
  • dress up
  • apparel
  • preen

Antonyms

  • undress
  • overdress
  • stay
  • dress up

3. dress

verb. ['ˈdrɛs'] provide with clothes or put clothes on.

Synonyms

  • get dressed
  • tog
  • habit
  • garment
  • gown
  • prim out
  • raiment
  • coat
  • frock
  • cover
  • prim up
  • jacket
  • habilitate
  • fit out
  • vesture
  • robe
  • overdress
  • wrap up
  • prim
  • garb
  • change state
  • overclothe
  • shirt
  • clothe
  • underdress
  • corset
  • enclothe
  • shoe
  • costume
  • turn
  • dress up
  • apparel

Antonyms

  • undress
  • overdress
  • thin
  • heat

4. dress

noun. ['ˈdrɛs'] clothing of a distinctive style or for a particular occasion.

Synonyms

  • evening dress
  • wear
  • finery
  • attire
  • athletic wear
  • ecclesiastical attire
  • ecclesiastical robe
  • evening clothes
  • formalwear
  • turnout
  • activewear
  • vesture
  • getup
  • eveningwear
  • false hair
  • sportswear
  • garb
  • riding habit
  • article of clothing
  • hairpiece
  • clothing
  • outfit
  • costume
  • disguise
  • ao dai
  • habiliment
  • wearable
  • morning dress
  • rig
  • postiche

Antonyms

  • defuse
  • unmuzzle
  • undercharge
  • dirty

5. dress

verb. ['ˈdrɛs'] put a finish on.

Antonyms

  • validate

6. dress

verb. ['ˈdrɛs'] dress in a certain manner.

Synonyms

  • fig out
  • deck up
  • get dressed
  • trick up
  • gussy up
  • attire
  • fancy up
  • tog up
  • overdress
  • trick out
  • tog out
  • rig out
  • deck out
  • get up
  • fig up
  • prink
  • dress up

Antonyms

  • transitivize
  • decontaminate
  • clean
  • unstring

7. dress

verb. ['ˈdrɛs'] dress or groom with elaborate care.

Synonyms

  • deck up
  • get dressed
  • trick up
  • gussy up
  • attire
  • fancy up
  • tog up
  • primp
  • plume
  • overdress
  • trick out
  • tog out
  • rig out
  • deck out
  • get up
  • fig up
  • prink
  • dress up
  • preen

Antonyms

  • dress down
  • destabilise
  • sensitize
  • demilitarise

8. dress

verb. ['ˈdrɛs'] kill and prepare for market or consumption.

Synonyms

  • cook
  • fix
  • ready
  • make
  • prepare
  • trim
  • kill
  • garnish

Antonyms

  • inactivate
  • de-iodinate
  • dry
  • cool

9. dress

adjective. ['ˈdrɛs'] suitable for formal occasions.

Synonyms

  • formal

Antonyms

  • stand still
  • leave office

10. dress

verb. ['ˈdrɛs'] arrange in ranks.

Synonyms

  • position

Antonyms

  • orientalize
  • centralize
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