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dressy

adjective \ˈdre-sē\

: suitable for formal events

: requiring fancy or formal clothes

: liking to wear fancy or formal clothes

dress·i·erdress·i·est

Full Definition of DRESSY

1
:  showy in dress
2
:  stylish, smart <dressy clothes>
3
:  requiring or characterized by fancy or formal dress <a dressy affair>
dress·i·ness noun

Examples of DRESSY

  1. Those shoes are so dressy, I rarely wear them.
  2. She wore an outfit that was much too dressy for the occasion.

First Known Use of DRESSY

1768

Rhymes with DRESSY

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