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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Put on special clothes to appear particularly appealing and attractive; Dress excessively.

Usage examples (37)
  • Verb (used with object), verb (used without object) : He certainly overdressed for the occasion. ,She tends to overdress her children
  • I unwrapped my headcloth and took off my overdress.
  • It's better to overdress on your first day at a new job.
  • 'Mmm. Glad to see you didn't overdress for the occasion.' for more
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