The word dress is a noun. Dress means (1) clothing in general, (2) clothing of a distinctive style or for a particular occasion, (3) a one-piece garment for a woman; has skirt and bodice.
Dress is also a verb that means (1) arrange attractively, (2) dress or groom with elaborate care, (3) dress in a certain manner, (4) give a neat appearance to, (5) put on clothes, (6) provide with clothes or put clothes on, (7) apply a bandage or medication to, (8) convert into leather, (9) kill and prepare for market or consumption, (10) cut down rough-hewn (lumber) to standard thickness and width, (11) put a finish on, (12) cultivate, tend, and cut back the growth of, (13) put a dressing on, (14) provide with decoration, (15) decorate (food), as with parsley or other ornamental foods, (16) arrange in ranks.
Dress is also an adjective that means (1) (of an occasion) requiring formal clothes, (2) suitable for formal occasions.
The following articles and web pages elaborate on the word dress.
Browse this wedding dress retailer directory for information about wedding dress designers and vendors in the United States of America. The photo on this page shows a bride, wearing a white wedding dress and holding a bridal bouquet.
Browse this dressmaker directory for info about dressmakers in the United States of America. The photo on this page depicts two dressmakers cutting a hemline and sewing a dress.
Browse this clothing manufacturer directory for information about clothing manufacturers in the United States. The photograph on this page depicts a woman wearing a fashionable orange dress.