Definitions of dressed

  1. treated with medications and protective covering
  2. ( of lumber or stone) to trim and smooth
  3. of Dress.

Usage examples for dressed

  1. The tired mother was asleep on the bed, dressed, with the baby in her arms. – Children of the Tenements by Jacob A. Riis
  2. She was dressed, and had been watching, too, the whole night long. – Ideala by Sarah Grand
  3. She sat in my room while I dressed the other afternoon. – The Complete PG Edition of The Works of Winston Churchill by Winston Churchill
  4. " There is no reason to suppose that he knew how he was dressed. – The Mystery of 31 New Inn by R. Austin Freeman
  5. They met Mr. and Miss Granger presently, dressed for the journey. – The Lovels of Arden by M. E. Braddon
  6. Is papa dressed, then? – Faith and Unfaith by Duchess
  7. How is he dressed? – How I Found Livingstone by Sir Henry M. Stanley
  8. There we found my mother and father, dressed for going out. – Long Live the King by Guy Boothby
  9. Then he asked, " Were you dressed as you are now?" – A Mortal Antipathy by Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.
  10. It was a pretty close call, but they were looking for a well- dressed man, and not a black deck- hand. – Forty Years a Gambler on the Mississippi by George H. Devol
  11. I mean, in the way he's dressed. – San-Cravate; or, The Messengers; Little Streams by Charles Paul de Kock
  12. What have they full- dressed you, or rather half- dressed you for, do you think? – The Complete PG Works of Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. by Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. (The Physician and Poet not the Jurist)
  13. " Dot looks dressed up to me," announced Jud. – Four Little Blossoms at Brookside Farm by Mabel C. Hawley
  14. When she had despatched the letter, she got up and dressed, so as to be ready at twelve. – The Red Room by August Strindberg
  15. Judd was up and dressed! – Over the Line by Harold M. Sherman
  16. When they were dressed they fell to at their breakfast, and then went out of doors. – Among Malay Pirates And Other Tales Of Adventure And Peril by G. A. Henty
  17. The game was dressed, and we returned to our home in triumph. – The Captive in Patagonia by Benjamin Franklin Bourne