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undress

verb [I or T] uk   us   /ʌnˈdres/
B1 to remove your clothes or remove the clothes from someone else: Could you undress the kids for bed, Steve? He undressed and got into the bath.
undressed
adjective [usually after verb] uk   us   /-ˈdrest/
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  • Please get undressed and put on a hospital gown.
  • She walked in on me when I was getting undressed.
B2 You two kids get undressed, and I'll run the bath.

undress

noun uk   us   /ʌnˈdres/ formal or humorous
in a state of undress not wearing many or any clothes: He came to the door in a state of undress.
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