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.
French customs officials and Eurotunnel said Tuesday that they were confident of maintaining a smooth flow of traffic through the Channel Tunnel at Calais after Britain leaves the EU, as they conducted a joint dress rehearsal for Brexit.
The Local. Wednesday, 18 Sep 2019 08:36:37 +0200.
Last week was Premarket, the biannual dress rehearsal for High Point Market, where manufacturers can test-drive new looks and make design tweaks before the curtain goes up on the big show. ...
Mcloughlin. Furniture Today. Monday, 16 Sep 2019 10:00:39 +0000.
On September 15, 1954, all eyes were on actress Marilyn Monroe when she filmed a scene for "The Seven Year Itch" over a New York City subway grate. Jane Pauley reports.
CBS News. Sunday, 15 Sep 2019 13:55:40 +0000.
The owner of Zara has said sales surged during the first half of the year as the high street fashion brand was bolstered by warm weather and the success of a highly popular polka-dot dress.
Irish Independent. Wednesday, 11 Sep 2019 11:13:52 +0100.
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