What does dressed mean?

Definitions for dressed

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word dressed.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. appareled, attired, dressed, garbed, garmented, habilimented, robed(adj)

    dressed or clothed especially in fine attire; often used in combination

    "the elegantly attired gentleman"; "neatly dressed workers"; "monks garbed in hooded robes"; "went about oddly garmented"; "professors robed in crimson"; "tuxedo-attired gentlemen"; "crimson-robed Harvard professors"

  2. dressed(adj)

    treated with medications and protective covering

  3. dressed, polished(adj)

    (of lumber or stone) to trim and smooth

  4. dressed(p), dressed-up, dressed to the nines(p), dressed to kill(p), dolled up, spruced up, spiffed up, togged up(adj)

    dressed in fancy or formal clothing

GCIDE

  1. dressed(adj.)

    same as attired.

  2. dressed(adj.)

    covered with medication or a bandage ; -- of wounds.

  3. dressed(adj.)

    trim and smooth; -- of lumber or stone.

Wiktionary

  1. dressed(Verb)

    Having a sandwich prepared with several fixings, typically lettuce, tomato, and mayonnaise.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Dressed

    of Dress

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'dressed' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2811

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'dressed' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2928

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of dressed in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of dressed in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Diane Ackerman:

    There are well-dressed foolish ideas just as there are well-dressed fools.

  2. Nicolas Chamfort:

    There are well-dressed foolish ideas, just as there are will-dressed fools.

  3. Jack Benny:

    A scout troop consists of twelve little kids dressed like schmucks following a big schmuck dressed like a kid.

  4. Batman:

    The Joker What kind of a world is this where a man dressed as a bat gets ALL MY PRESS This town needs an enema

  5. Jared Kahn:

    The performers elected to change costumes in the public corridor when they really could have dressed in the private area that was available to them.

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