Definitions for undressʌnˈdrɛs

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

un•dressʌnˈdrɛs(v.t.)

  1. to take the clothes off (a person); disrobe.

  2. to remove the dressing from (a wound, sore, etc.).

  3. to strip or expose.

  4. (v.i.)to take off one's clothes.

  5. (n.)dress of a style designed to be worn on other than highly formal or ceremonial occasions; informal dress, as opposed to full dress.

    Category: Clothing

  6. dress of a style not designed to be worn in public; negligee.

    Category: Clothing

  7. the condition of being unclothed; nakedness.

    Category: Common Vocabulary

  8. (adj.)of or pertaining to clothing of a style less formal than full dress.

    Category: Clothing

  9. characterized by informality of dress, manners, or the like.

    Category: Clothing

Origin of undress:

1590–1600

Princeton's WordNet

  1. undress(verb)

    partial or complete nakedness

    "a state of undress"

  2. undress, discase, uncase, unclothe, strip, strip down, disrobe, peel(verb)

    get undressed

    "please don't undress in front of everybody!"; "She strips in front of strangers every night for a living"

  3. 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

  1. undress(verb)ʌnˈdrɛs

    to take your or sb else's clothes off

    First, undress the baby.; She undressed and stepped into the shower.

Wiktionary

  1. undress(Noun)

    the state of having little or no clothes on

  2. undress(Verb)

    To remove one's clothing.

  3. undress(Verb)

    To remove oneu2019s clothing.

  4. undress(Verb)

    To remove the clothing of (someone).

  5. undress(Verb)

    To strip of something.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Undress(verb)

    to divest of clothes; to strip

  2. Undress(verb)

    to divest of ornaments to disrobe

  3. Undress(verb)

    to take the dressing, or covering, from; as, to undress a wound

  4. Undress(noun)

    a loose, negligent dress; ordinary dress, as distinguished from full dress

  5. Undress(noun)

    an authorized habitual dress of officers and soldiers, but not full-dress uniform


Translations for undress

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

undress(verb)

to take the clothes off (a person)

She undressed the child; Undress yourself and get into bed.

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