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well dressed Syllabification: well dressed

Definition of well dressed in English:


Wearing smart or fashionable clothes.
Example sentences
  • An elderly, well-dressed lady spoke in sharp tones to the pair, both of whom looked towards me and became silent.
  • Colleagues described him as a shy, well-dressed man who usually only broke his silence to deliver religious lectures.
  • Knowing how well-dressed she usually was, I imagine she would have added a few sequins, a corsage or a rope of pearls.
smart, fashionable, stylish, chic, chi-chi, modish, elegant, neat, spruce, trim, dapper;
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