Meaning of “dressed” in the English Dictionary


"dressed" in English

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dressedadjective [ after verb ]

uk /drest/ us /drest/

A2 wearing clothes and not naked:

I usually get dressed before I eat breakfast.
He was dressed in a dark grey suit.
The party guests came early, and I wasn't fully dressed (= didn't have all my clothes on).

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(Definition of “dressed” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"dressed" in American English

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us /drest/

wearing clothes, or wearing all your usual clothes:

I’m getting dressed – I’ll be ready in a minute.

(Definition of “dressed” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)