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dress / vestido
 
dress   [dres]
A. -noun
1. (=frock)   vestido (m)  
2. (=clothing)   ropa (f)
·he'noun usually smart in his dress
·suele vestir con elegancia
·a Maori in Western dress
·un maorí vestido a la forma occidental
·they were wearing traditional Nepalese dress
·vestían el traje tradicional or típico de Nepal
·formal dress will be required
·el traje de etiqueta es de rigor
B. -transitive verb
1. (=put clothes on)   vestir
·she dressed the baby in clean clothes
·le puso ropita limpia al niño
·he hasn't learned how to dress himself yet
·todavía no ha aprendido a vestirse
2. (culinary, cooking )
[+salad]   aliñar,   aderezar
[+meat, fish]   preparar y condimentar
3. (=decorate, arrange)
[+hair]   peinar,   arreglar
[+shop window]   decorar
[+Christmas tree]   adornar,   decorar
4. (medicine)
[+wound]   vendar
5. (agriculture)
[+land]   abonar
6. (military)
[+troops]   alinear
7. [+stone, metal]   dar el acabado a
[+skins]   curtir
C. -intransitive verb
1. (=put on clothes)   vestirse
·he dressed quickly and left
·se vistió deprisa y se marchó
2. (=wear specified clothes)   vestir
·she dresses very well
·viste muy bien,   va muy bien vestida
a. she always used to dress [in] jeans/black =   solía ir siempre vestida con vaqueros/de negro
b. to dress to the [left]/[right] =   colgar hacia la izquierda/derecha
3. (=wear formal clothes)
·to dress for dinner
[man]   ponerse smoking para cenar
[woman]   ponerse traje de noche para cenar
·they always dress for dinner
·siempre (se) ponen elegantes para cenar
4. (military)   alinearse
·right dress!
·¡vista a la derecha!
D. -compound
·dress circle   -noun   anfiteatro (m),   (piso (m)) principal (m)
·dress coat   -noun   frac (m)
·dress code   -noun   regulaciones en materia de indumentaria o uniforme
·dress designer   -noun   modisto (m) / modista (f)
·dress length   -noun
(=material)   corte (m) de vestido
·dress parade   -noun
(United States)   (military)   desfile (m) de gala
·dress rehearsal   -noun   ensayo (m) general
·dress sense   -noun   gusto (m) para vestir
·he has no dress sense
·no tiene gusto para vestir
·he has immaculate dress sense
·tiene un gusto impecable para vestir
·dress shirt   -noun   camisa (f) de frac,   camisa (f) de etiqueta
·dress suit   -noun   traje (m) de etiqueta
·dress uniform   -noun   (military)   uniforme (m) de gala
 
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