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noun dress pronunciation in British English /dres/
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singulardress
pluraldresses
  1. 1
    [countable] a piece of clothing that covers a womans body and part of her legs
    a blue cotton dress
    I’d never seen her in a dress before.
  2. 2
    [uncountable] the clothes that are typical of a particular place, time in history, or occasion
    The children were wearing traditional Norwegian dress.
    They performed the play in Victorian dress.
    1. a.
      the clothes that someone usually wears
      He has an unusual style of dress.

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