Definitions for undressʌnˈdrɛs
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
to take the clothes off (a person); disrobe.
to remove the dressing from (a wound, sore, etc.).
to strip or expose.
(v.i.)to take off one's clothes.
(n.)dress of a style designed to be worn on other than highly formal or ceremonial occasions; informal dress, as opposed to full dress.
dress of a style not designed to be worn in public; negligee.
the condition of being unclothed; nakedness.
Category: Common Vocabulary
(adj.)of or pertaining to clothing of a style less formal than full dress.
characterized by informality of dress, manners, or the like.
Origin of undress:
partial or complete nakedness
"a state of undress"
undress, discase, uncase, unclothe, strip, strip down, disrobe, peel(verb)
"please don't undress in front of everybody!"; "She strips in front of strangers every night for a living"
strip, undress, divest, disinvest(verb)
remove (someone's or one's own) clothes
"The nurse quickly undressed the accident victim"; "She divested herself of her outdoor clothes"; "He disinvested himself of his garments"
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
to take your or sb else's clothes off
First, undress the baby.; She undressed and stepped into the shower.
the state of having little or no clothes on
To remove one's clothing.
To remove oneu2019s clothing.
To remove the clothing of (someone).
To strip of something.
to divest of clothes; to strip
to divest of ornaments to disrobe
to take the dressing, or covering, from; as, to undress a wound
a loose, negligent dress; ordinary dress, as distinguished from full dress
an authorized habitual dress of officers and soldiers, but not full-dress uniform
Translations for undress
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
to take the clothes off (a person)
She undressed the child; Undress yourself and get into bed.
- uitklee, uittrekAfrikaans
- despir-sePortuguese (BR)
- svléci (se)Czech
- klæde (nogen) afDanish
- ξεντύνω, γδύνωGreek
- desnudar, quitar la ropa a alguienSpanish
- lahti riietamaEstonian
- لباس درآوردنFarsi
- किसी के कपड़े उतारनाHindi
- levetkőztet; levetkőzikHungarian
- menanggalkan pakaianIndonesian
- spogliare, svestireItalian
- 옷을 벗기다Korean
- noģērbt; izģērbtLatvian
- menanggalkan pakaianMalay
- kle av (seg)Norwegian
- لباس درآوردنPersian
- لوڅول، بربنډول لوڅيدل، بربنډيدل، لغړيدلPashto
- a dezbrăcaRomanian
- vyzliecť (sa)Slovak
- skinuti odećuSerbian
- klä avSwedish
- (為某人)脫衣Chinese (Trad.)
- کپڑے اتارنا، ننگا کرناUrdu
- cởi trần truồngVietnamese
- （为某人）脱衣服Chinese (Simp.)
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