Associations to the word «Dressed»
DRESSED, verb. Simple past tense and past participle of dress
DRESSED, verb. (New Orleans) Having a sandwich prepared with several fixings, typically lettuce, tomato, and mayonnaise.
DRESSED DOWN, verb. Simple past tense and past participle of dress down
DRESSED TO KILL, adjective. (idiomatic) very fashionable
DRESSED TO THE NINES, adjective. (idiomatic) Very fancily or formally dressed; wearing very showy or splendid clothing.
DRESSED UP, adjective. Wearing formal (dress) clothes.
DRESSED UP, adjective. Wearing a costume.
DRESSED UP, verb. Simple past tense and past participle of dress up
DRESSED, adjective. Dressed or clothed especially in fine attire; often used in combination; "the elegantly attired gentleman"; "neatly dressed workers"; "monks garbed in hooded robes"; "went about oddly garmented"; "professors robed in crimson"; "tuxedo-attired gentlemen"; "crimson-robed Harvard professors".
DRESSED, adjective. Treated with medications and protective covering.
DRESSED, adjective. (of lumber or stone) to trim and smooth.
DRESSED, adjective. Dressed in fancy or formal clothing.
Words are always getting conventionalized to some secondary meaning. It is one of the works of poetry to take the truants in custody and bring them back to their right senses.