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dressy

adjective

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relating to or suitable for wearing to an event requiring elegant dress and manners
  • shopping for a dressy handbag for a New Year's Eve party

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The first known use of dressy was in 1768

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“Dressy.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/dressy. Accessed 14 Aug. 2020.

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