sundress

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noun sun·dress \-ˌdres\

Definition of sundress

  1. :  a dress with an abbreviated bodice usually exposing the shoulders, arms, and back

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1942

First Known Use of sundress

1942


SUNDRESS Defined for English Language Learners

sundress

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Definition of sundress for English Language Learners

  • : a dress that is worn in warm weather and that does not cover the arms, shoulders, or neck



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