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Verb 1. dress, get dressed, change usage: put on clothes; "we had to dress quickly"; "dress the patient"; "Can the child dress by herself?" 2. dress, clothe, enclothe, garb, raiment, tog, garment, habilitate, fit out, apparel, change state, turn usage: provide with clothes or put clothes on; "Parents must feed and dress their child" 3. dress, finish usage: put a finish on; "dress the surface smooth" 4. dress, dress up, dress, get dressed usage: dress in a certain manner; "She dresses in the latest Paris fashion"; "he dressed up in a suit and tie" 5. preen, primp, plume, dress, overdress, dress up, fig out, fig up, deck up, gussy up, fancy up, trick up, deck out, trick out, prink, attire, get up, rig out, tog up, tog out usage: dress or groom with elaborate care; "She likes to dress when going to the opera" 6. dress, dress out, cook, fix, ready, make, prepare usage: kill and prepare for market or consumption; "dress a turkey" 7. dress, line up, position usage: arrange in ranks; "dress troops" 8. trim, garnish, dress, decorate, adorn, grace, ornament, embellish, beautify usage: decorate (food), as with parsley or other ornamental foods 9. dress, decorate, arrange, set up usage: provide with decoration; "dress the windows" 10. dress, put on, apply usage: put a dressing on; "dress the salads" 11. snip, clip, crop, trim, lop, dress, prune, cut back, thin out usage: cultivate, tend, and cut back the growth of; "dress the plants in the garden" 12. dress, pare, trim usage: cut down rough-hewn (lumber) to standard thickness and width 13. dress, convert usage: convert into leather; "dress the tanned skins" 14. dress, treat, care for usage: apply a bandage or medication to; "dress the victim's wounds" 15. dress, groom, curry, fancify, beautify, embellish, prettify usage: give a neat appearance to; "groom the dogs"; "dress the horses" 16. dress, arrange, set, do, coif, coiffe, coiffure, groom, neaten usage: arrange attractively; "dress my hair for the wedding" Adjective 1. appareled, attired, dressed, garbed, garmented, habilimented, robed, clothed (vs. unclothed), clad usage: dressed or clothed especially in fine attire; often used in combination; "the elegantly attired gentleman"; "neatly dressed workers"; "monks garbed in hooded robes"; "went about oddly garmented"; "professors robed in crimson"; "tuxedo-attired gentlemen"; "crimson-robed Harvard professors" 2. dressed, treated (vs. untreated) usage: treated with medications and protective covering 3. dressed, polished, finished (vs. unfinished) usage: (of lumber or stone) to trim and smooth 4. dressed(predicate), dressed-up, dressed to the nines(predicate), dressed to kill(predicate), dolled up, spruced up, spiffed up, togged up, clothed (vs. unclothed), clad usage: dressed in fancy or formal clothing WordNet 3.0 Copyright © 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.