from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective same as attired.
  • adjective covered with medication or a bandage ; -- of wounds.
  • adjective trim and smooth; -- of lumber or stone.

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  • verb Simple past tense and past participle of dress.
  • verb New Orleans Having a sandwich prepared with several fixings, typically lettuce, tomato, and mayonnaise.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective treated with medications and protective covering
  • adjective dressed or clothed especially in fine attire; often used in combination
  • adjective (of lumber or stone) to trim and smooth
  • adjective dressed in fancy or formal clothing


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