dressed

EnglishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈdɹɛst/
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  • Rhymes: -ɛst

VerbEdit

dressed

  1. simple past tense and past participle of dress
    • 1883: Robert Louis Stevenson, Treasure Island
      ...he was deadly pale, and the blood-stained bandage round his head told that he had recently been wounded, and still more recently dressed.
    the girls were dressed in green; the shrimp sandwich dressed with lettuce and tomato is their top seller

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AdjectiveEdit

dressed (not comparable)

  1. Having been subjected to a preparatory process or treatment; treated, prepared. [from 14th c.]
  2. Prepared for eating, especially by the addition of specific condiments or dressing. [from 16th c.]
  3. Wearing clothes; attired (now often with qualifying word). [from 17th c.]

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