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overdress

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verb over·dress \ˌō-vər-ˈdres\

Simple Definition of overdress

  • : to dress in clothes that are too fancy, formal, or warm for an occasion

Full Definition of overdress

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to dress or adorn to excess <felt overdressed for the occasion in his tuxedo>

  3. intransitive verb
  4. :  to dress oneself to excess <it's better to overdress for the party than be too casual>


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overdress

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noun over·dress \ˈō-vər-ˌdres\

Definition of overdress

  1. :  a dress worn over another



1812

First Known Use of overdress

1812


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