underdress

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verb, transitive + intransitive un·der·dress \ˌən-dər-ˈdres\

Definition of underdress

  1. :  to dress in overly or inappropriately simple or informal clothing

Examples of underdress in a Sentence

  1. I don't want to underdress for the party.

First Known Use of underdress

circa 1784


UNDERDRESS Defined for English Language Learners

underdress

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Definition of underdress for English Language Learners

  • : to dress in clothes that are too informal or not warm enough for an occasion

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