Translation of "dress" - English-Italian dictionary


verb uk /dres/ us /dres/
get dressed

A2 to put clothes on yourself

I usually get dressed before having breakfast. Di solito mi vesto prima di fare colazione.
→ Opposite undress

A2 to put clothes on someone else

Can you dress the baby for me? Me lo puoi vestire tu il bambino?
→ Opposite undress

B1 to wear a particular type, style, or colour of clothes

vestirsi, indossare
She always dresses in black. Si veste / sempre di nero.

Phrasal verb(s)

noun uk /dres/ us /dres/

A1 a piece of clothing for women that covers the top of the body and hangs down over the legs

abito, vestito

[ no plural ] a particular style of clothes

casual dress abbigliamento casual
adjective uk /dres/ us /dres/ mainly US
dress shirt, shoes, etc.

a smart shirt, pair of shoes, etc. worn for work or for a formal occasion

camicia elegante, scarpe eleganti, ecc.

(Translation of “dress” from the Cambridge English–Italian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)