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English definition of “dressy”


adjective     /ˈdres.i/
describes clothes that are suitable for formal occasions : I need something a bit more dressy for the wedding .The style, appearance, and make-up of clothes describes an occasion at which people wear very formal clothes : a dressy affair / occasion The style, appearance, and make-up of clothes
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