dress the part

Definition of dress the part

  1. :  to dress the way that people in a particular role usually dress If you want people at work to believe that you're a professional, you have to dress the part.

Word by Word Definitions

dressplay
  1. :  to make or set straight

    :  to arrange (troops, equipment, etc.) in a straight line and at proper intervals

    :  to prepare for use or service

  1. :  apparel, clothing

    :  an outer garment (as for a woman or girl) usually consisting of a one-piece bodice and skirt

    :  covering, adornment, or appearance appropriate or peculiar to a particular time

  1. :  suitable for a formal occasion

    :  requiring or permitting formal dress

    :  relating to or used for a dress

partplay
  1. :  one of the often indefinite or unequal subdivisions into which something is or is regarded as divided and which together constitute the whole

    :  an essential portion or integral element

    :  one of several or many equal units of which something is composed or into which it is divisible :  an amount equal to another amount

  1. :  to separate from or take leave of someone

    :  to take leave of one another

    :  to become separated into parts

  1. :  partly

  1. :  partial


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