Style+of+dress

  • 1 dress sense — noun Sense of style in dress, knowledge of what suits one • • • Main Entry: ↑dress * * * dress sense UK US noun [uncountable] the ability to choose clothes that look good or combine well together Thesaurus: dressed and wearing clothes of a… …

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  • 2 dress — /dres/, n., adj., v., dressed or drest, dressing. n. 1. an outer garment for women and girls, consisting of bodice and skirt in one piece. 2. clothing; apparel; garb: The dress of the 18th century was colorful. 3. formal attire. 4. a particular… …

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  • 3 dress — dress1 [ dres ] verb *** 1. ) intransitive to put on clothes. This verb is common in writing, but when you are speaking it is more usual to say that you get dressed: It only took her ten minutes to shower and dress. a ) transitive to put clothes… …

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  • 4 dress */*/*/ — I UK [dres] / US verb Word forms dress : present tense I/you/we/they dress he/she/it dresses present participle dressing past tense dressed past participle dressed 1) [intransitive] to put on clothes. This verb is common in writing, but when you… …

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  • 5 dress code — noun a set of rules specifying the correct manner of dress while on the premises of the institution (or specifying what manner of dress is prohibited) • Hypernyms: ↑code, ↑codification * * * a set of rules specifying the garb or type of clothing… …

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  • 6 dress correctness — (DRES kuh.rekt.nuss) n. The style of dress that is considered to be appropriate for women who wish to climb the corporate ladder. The style depends on the corporate cultue, but is usually of the dark suit and white blouse variety. Example… …

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  • 7 style — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun 1 way that sth is done/made ADJECTIVE ▪ latest, modern, new ▪ classic, classical, old, old fashioned, period, tra …

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  • 8 Dress shoe — Dress shoes on a woman (left) and a man. A dress shoe (U.S. English) is a shoe to be worn at smart casual or more formal events. A dress shoe is typically contrasted to an athletic shoe. Dress shoes are worn by many as their standard daily shoes …

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  • 9 Dress code — redirects here. For the 2000 film released on video as The Dress Code, see Bruno (2000 film). Male Western dress code …

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  • 10 Dress boot — Dress boots are short leather boots worn by men. Built like dress shoes, but with uppers covering the ankle, versions of the boots are used as an alternative to these in bad weather or rough outdoor situation, and as a traditional option for day… …

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  • 11 Dress You Up — Single par Madonna extrait de l’album Like a Virgin Face A Dress You Up Face B Shoo Bee Doo Sortie …

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  • 12 Dress form — Dress forms of 1893 A dress form is a three dimensional model of the torso used for fitting clothing that is being designed or sewed. When making a piece of clothing, it can be put on the dress form so one can see the fit and drape of the garment …

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  • 13 Dress pants — (also known as suit pants) are a style of pants intended as formal or semi formal wear. They are often made of either wool or polyester[1] (although many other synthetic and natural textiles are used) and may be designed to be worn with a… …

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  • 14 style — [staɪl] noun [countable] 1. a way of doing something, designing something, or producing something, especially one that is typical of a particular time, place, or group of people: style of • the Japanese style of stock investment • 1980s style… …

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  • 15 Style — Style, n. [OE. stile, F. style, Of. also stile, L. stilus a style or writing instrument, manner or writing, mode of expression; probably for stiglus, meaning, a pricking instrument, and akin to E. stick. See {Stick}, v. t., and cf. {Stiletto}.… …

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  • 16 Style of court — Style Style, n. [OE. stile, F. style, Of. also stile, L. stilus a style or writing instrument, manner or writing, mode of expression; probably for stiglus, meaning, a pricking instrument, and akin to E. stick. See {Stick}, v. t., and cf.… …

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  • 17 Style Savvy — (NA) Nintendo presents: Style Boutique (PAL) Developer(s) syn Sophia Nintendo SPD Publisher(s) Nintendo …

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  • 18 dress someone's hair — dress someone’s hair formal phrase to make someone’s hair look especially attractive by arranging it in a style and putting decorations in it Thesaurus: hairdressers and hairdressinghyponym Main entry: dress …

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  • 19 style|book — «STYL BUK», noun. 1. a book containing the rules of punctuation, capitalization, and other matters of style followed by a printing or editorial office, school or college, or other institution that publishes. 2. a book showing fashions, usually in …

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  • 20 DRESS — In the Bible The biblical terms for clothing (Heb. בֶּגֶד, beged; כְּסוּת, kesut; לְבוּשׁ, levush) and the corresponding verbs are employed in connection with the cover of the body for warmth or reasons of modesty. Extensive use is also made of… …

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