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British English: /drɛs/
American English: /drɛs/

Translation of dress in Italian:


transitive verb

  • 7 (Agriculture) (prune)
    potare (tree, shrub)
  • 8 (Military)
    mettere in riga, allineare (troops)

intransitive verb

  • 1 (put on clothes)
    to dress in a suit, uniform
    indossare un vestito, un'uniforme
    to dress in red, black to dress for dinner, for the theatre
    vestirsi per il pranzo, per il teatro

reflexive verb

  • to dress oneself

Phrasal verbs

dress down:

1 dress down (person)
vestirsi alla buona, mettersi (addosso) una cosa qualsiasi
2 dress [somebody] down, dress down [somebody]
dare una strigliata a, fare una lavata di capo a

dress up:

1 dress up 1.1 (smartly)
vestirsi con eleganza, mettersi in ghingheri
1.2 (in fancy dress)
vestirsi, travestirsi (as da)
2 dress [somebody] up, dress up [somebody] (disguise) 3 dress [something] up, dress up [something] (improve)
abbellire (garment, outfit)
abbellire (facts)
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