get dressed

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.get dressed - put on clothes; "we had to dress quickly"; "dress the patient"; "Can the child dress by herself?"
primp, preen, dress, plume - dress or groom with elaborate care; "She likes to dress when going to the opera"
attire, deck out, deck up, dress up, fancy up, fig out, fig up, rig out, tog out, tog up, trick out, trick up, gussy up, overdress, prink, get up - put on special clothes to appear particularly appealing and attractive; "She never dresses up, even when she goes to the opera"; "The young girls were all fancied up for the party"
dress, dress up - dress in a certain manner; "She dresses in the latest Paris fashion"; "he dressed up in a suit and tie"
dress down, underdress - dress informally and casually; "On Fridays, employees can underdress"
prink - dress very carefully and in a finicky manner
bundle up - dress warmly; "Mother bundled up the children for the long way to school"
apparel, clothe, enclothe, garb, garment, raiment, tog, habilitate, fit out, dress - provide with clothes or put clothes on; "Parents must feed and dress their child"
don, put on, get into, wear, assume - put clothing on one's body; "What should I wear today?"; "He put on his best suit for the wedding"; "The princess donned a long blue dress"; "The queen assumed the stately robes"; "He got into his jeans"
cross-dress - dress in the clothes of the other sex
dandify - dress like a dandy
change - undergo a change; become different in essence; losing one's or its original nature; "She changed completely as she grew older"; "The weather changed last night"
change - change clothes; put on different clothes; "Change before you go to the opera"
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References in periodicals archive ?
I feel so happy and every day I get dressed it is still like a dream getting into size 12 jeans."
I get dressed to go out, but I am partial to a lazy Sunday seeing as I work hard!
A IT'S quite normal to get dressed up to go somewhere new.