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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The state of being carelessly or partially dressed.

Usage examples (32)
  • He was in dishabille when his friends surprised him with a visit.
  • The moment we alighted, "My friend has been ill," said she, "and is in dishabille, will you shew her an apartment, that she may alter her dress?"
  • My dear, the look at La Fleur is studied dishabille.
  • She was sure he thought Casey had seen her in dishabille. for more
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