state of undress

Definition of state of undress


  1. :  not dressed She was in a state of undress.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  mode or condition of being

    :  condition of mind or temperament

    :  a condition of abnormal tension or excitement

  1. :  to set by regulation or authority

    :  to express the particulars of especially in words :  report

    :  to express in words

  1. :  to remove the clothes or covering of :  divest, strip

    :  expose, reveal

    :  to take off one's clothes :  disrobe

  1. :  informal dress: such as

    :  a loose robe or dressing gown

    :  ordinary dress — compare full dress

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to cast off or become cast off

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