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dress

noun
 
 
/dres/
CLOTHING [C] A1 a piece of clothing for women or girls that covers the top of the body and hangs down over the legs: She was wearing a short, black dress. Clothes which cover most of the body
STYLE [U] B2 a particular style of clothes: casual/formal dress →  See also fancy dress FashionModern and fashionableModern and fashionable
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