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"undress" in British English

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undressverb [I or T]

uk   /ʌnˈdres/  us   /ʌnˈdres/
undressed
adjective [usually after verb] uk   /ʌnˈdrest/  us   /ʌnˈdrest/

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  • Please get undressed and put on a hospital gown.
  • She walked in on me when I was getting undressed.
B2 The kids got undressed and ready for bed.

undressnoun

uk   /ʌnˈdres/  us   /ʌnˈdres/ formal or humorous
(Definition of undress from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"undress" in American English

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undressverb [I/T]

 us   /ʌnˈdres/
to remove your clothes or remove the clothes from someone else: [I] She undressed quickly and took a shower.
undressed
adjective [not gradable]  us   /ʌnˈdrest/
The nurse said to get undressed.
(Definition of undress from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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