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Definition of dressed adjective from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



    [not before noun]
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  1. 1wearing clothes and not naked or wearing clothes for sleeping Hurry up and get dressed. fully dressed I can't go to the door—I'm not dressed yet.
  2. 2wearing clothes of a particular type fashionably dressed dressed in… The bride was dressed in white. He was casually dressed in jeans and a T-shirt.
  3. Idioms
    dressed to kill (informal)
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    wearing the kind of clothes that will make people notice and admire you
    dressed to the nines (informal)
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    wearing very elegant or formal clothes
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: dressed

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