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dressy

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adjective \ˈdre-sē\

Simple Definition of dressy

  • : suitable for formal events

  • : requiring fancy or formal clothes

  • : liking to wear fancy or formal clothes

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of dressy

dressierdressiest

  1. 1 :  showy in dress

  2. 2 :  stylish, smart <dressy clothes>

  3. 3 :  requiring or characterized by fancy or formal dress <a dressy affair>

dressiness noun

Examples of dressy in a sentence

  1. Those shoes are so dressy, I rarely wear them.

  2. She wore an outfit that was much too dressy for the occasion.



1768

First Known Use of dressy

1768

Rhymes with dressy


DRESSY Defined for Kids

dressy

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adjective \ˈdre-sē\

Definition of dressy for Students

dressierdressiest

  1. 1 :  requiring fancy clothes <a dressy event>

  2. 2 :  proper for formal events <dressy clothes>





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