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"dressed" in British English

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dressedadjective [after verb]

uk   us   /drest/
A2 wearingclothes and not ​naked: I usually get dressed before I ​eatbreakfast. He was dressed in a ​darkgreysuit. The ​partyguests came early, and I wasn't ​fully dressed (= didn't have all my ​clothes on).B1 wearingclothing of a ​particulartype: a ​well-dressed/​casually dressed man
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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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dressedadjective

 us   /drest/
wearingclothes, or ​wearing all ​yourusualclothes: I’m getting dressed – I’ll be ​ready in a ​minute.
(Definition of dressed from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “dressed”
in Arabic لابِس, مُتأنّق…
in Korean 옷을 입은, (특정한 스타일로) 옷을 입은…
in Portuguese vestido…
in Catalan vestit…
in Japanese 服を着ている, 服装をして…
in Chinese (Simplified) 穿着衣服的, 穿着某种衣服的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 穿著衣服的, 穿著某種衣服的…
in Italian vestito…
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