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Ambexa - Dress V.

Ambexa is a Xitsonga word meaning "Dress" in English. Item has no rating. Help improve content quality by rating below.

Past tenseAmbexile

Definition of dress
- Dress adj
- Suitable for formal occasions; "formal wear"; "a full-dress uniform"; "dress shoes" [syn: {full-dress}]
- (of an occasion) requiring formal clothes; "a dress dinner"; "a full-dress ceremony" [syn: {full-dress}] n
- A one-piece garment for a woman; has skirt and bodice [syn: {frock}]
- Clothing of a distinctive style or for a particular occasion; "formal attire"; "battle dress" [syn: {attire}, {garb}]
- Clothing in general; "she was refined in her choice of apparel"; "he always bought his clothes at the same store"; "fastidious about his dress" [syn: {apparel}, {wearing apparel}, {clothes}] v
- Put on clothes; "we had to dress quickly"; "dress the patient"; "Can the child dress by herself?" [syn: {get dressed}] [ant: {undress}]
- Provide with clothes or put clothes on; "Parents must feed and dress their child" [syn: {clothe}, {enclothe}, {garb}, {raiment}, {tog}, {garment}, {habilitate}, {fit out}, {apparel}] [ant: {undress}]
- Put a finish on; "dress the surface smooth"
- Dress in a certain manner; "She dresses in the latest Paris fashion"; "he dressed up in a suit and tie" [syn: {dress up}]
- Dress or groom with elaborate care; "She likes to dress when going to the opera" [syn: {preen}, {primp}, {plume}]
- Kill and prepare for market or consumption; "dress a turkey" [syn: {dress out}]
- Arrange in ranks; "dress troops" [syn: {line up}]
- Decorate (food), as with parsley or other ornamental foods [syn: {trim}, {garnish}]
- Provide with decoration; "dress the windows" [syn: {decorate}]
- Put a dressing on; "dress the salads"
- Cultivate, tend, and cut back the growth of; "dress the plants in the garden" [syn: {snip}, {clip}, {crop}, {trim}, {lop}, {prune}, {cut back}]
- Cut down rough-hewn (lumber) to standard thickness and width
- Convert into leather; "dress the tanned skins"
- Apply a bandage or medication to; "dress the victim's wounds"
- Give a neat appearance to; "groom the dogs"; "dress the horses" [syn: {groom}, {curry}]
- Arrange attractively; "dress my hair for the wedding" [syn: {arrange}, {set}, {do}, {coif}, {coiffe}, {coiffure}]
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