Found 3 items, similar to dress.
English → Indonesian
adun, gaun, membaluti, membarut, mendandani, pakaian
English → English
adj 1: suitable for formal occasions; “formal wear”
; “a full-dress
; “dress shoes”
2: (of an occasion) requiring formal clothes; “a dress dinner”
“a full-dress ceremony”
n 1: a one-piece garment for a woman; has skirt and bodice [syn:
2: clothing of a distinctive style or for a particular
occasion; “formal attire”
; “battle dress”
3: clothing in general; “she was refined in her choice of
; “he always bought his clothes at the same
; “fastidious about his dress”
, wearing apparel
v 1: put on clothes; “we had to dress quickly”
; “dress the
; “Can the child dress by herself?”
[syn: get dressed
] [ant: undress
2: provide with clothes or put clothes on; “Parents must feed
and dress their child”
, fit out
3: put a finish on; “dress the surface smooth”
4: dress in a certain manner; “She dresses in the latest Paris
; “he dressed up in a suit and tie”
[syn: dress up
5: dress or groom with elaborate care; “She likes to dress when
going to the opera”
6: kill and prepare for market or consumption; “dress a turkey”
[syn: dress out
7: arrange in ranks; “dress troops”
[syn: line up
8: decorate (food), as with parsley or other ornamental foods
9: provide with decoration; “dress the windows”
10: put a dressing on; “dress the salads”
11: cultivate, tend, and cut back the growth of; “dress the
plants in the garden”
, cut back
12: cut down rough-hewn (lumber) to standard thickness and width
13: convert into leather; “dress the tanned skins”
14: apply a bandage or medication to; “dress the victim's
15: give a neat appearance to; “groom the dogs”
; “dress the
16: arrange attractively; “dress my hair for the wedding”
English → English
(dr[e^]s), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Dressed
(dr[e^]st) or Drest
; p. pr. & vb. n. Dressing
drecier to make straight, raise, set up, prepare, arrange, F.
dresser, (assumed) LL. directiare, fr. L. dirigere, directum,
to direct; dis- + regere to rule. See Right
, and cf.
1. To direct; to put right or straight; to regulate; to
At all times thou shalt bless God and pray Him to
dress thy ways. --Chaucer.
Note: Dress is used reflexively in Old English, in sense of
“to direct one's step; to address one's self.”
To Grisild again will I me dresse. --Chaucer.
2. (Mil.) To arrange in exact continuity of line, as
soldiers; commonly to adjust to a straight line and at
proper distance; to align; as, to dress the ranks.
3. (Med.) To treat methodically with remedies, bandages, or
curative appliances, as a sore, an ulcer, a wound, or a
wounded or diseased part.
4. To adjust; to put in good order; to arrange; specifically:
(a) To prepare for use; to fit for any use; to render
suitable for an intended purpose; to get ready; as, to
dress a slain animal; to dress meat; to dress leather
or cloth; to dress or trim a lamp; to dress a garden;
to dress a horse, by currying and rubbing; to dress
grain, by cleansing it; in mining and metallurgy, to
dress ores, by sorting and separating them.
And the Lord God took the man, and put him into
the garden of Eden to dress it. --Gen. ii. 15.
When he dresseth the lamps he shall burn
incense. --Ex. xxx. 7.
Three hundred horses . . . smoothly dressed.
Dressing their hair with the white sea flower.
If he felt obliged to expostulate, he might have
dressed his censures in a kinder form.
(b) To cut to proper dimensions, or give proper shape to,
as to a tool by hammering; also, to smooth or finish.
(c) To put in proper condition by appareling, as the body;
to put clothes upon; to apparel; to invest with
garments or rich decorations; to clothe; to deck.
Dressed myself in such humility. -- Shak.
Prove that ever Idress myself handsome till thy
(d) To break and train for use, as a horse or other
To dress up
or To dress out
, to dress elaborately,
artificially, or pompously. ``You see very often a king of
England or France dressed up like a Julius C[ae]sar.''
To dress a ship
(Naut.), to ornament her by hoisting the
national colors at the peak and mastheads, and setting the
jack forward; when dressed full, the signal flags and
pennants are added. --Ham. Nav. Encyc.
Syn: To attire; apparel; clothe; accouter; array; robe; rig;
trim; deck; adorn; embellish.
, v. i.
1. (Mil.) To arrange one's self in due position in a line of
soldiers; -- the word of command to form alignment in
ranks; as, Dress right, dress!
2. To clothe or apparel one's self; to put on one's garments;
to pay particular regard to dress; as, to dress quickly.
“To dress for a ball.”
To flaunt, to dress, to dance, to thrum. --Tennyson
To dress to the right
, To dress to the left
, To dress on the center
(Mil.), to form alignment with reference to the
soldier on the extreme right, or in the center, of the
rank, who serves as a guide.
1. That which is used as the covering or ornament of the
body; clothes; garments; habit; apparel. “In your
2. A lady's gown; as, silk or a velvet dress.
3. Attention to apparel, or skill in adjusting it.
Men of pleasure, dress, and gallantry. -- Pope.
4. (Milling) The system of furrows on the face of a
(Mil.), a parade in full uniform for review.