well dressed

well dressed
adjective SMART, fashionable, stylish, chic, modish, elegant, neat, spruce, trim, dapper; N. Amer. trig; informal snazzy, natty, snappy, sharp; N. Amer. informal spiffy, fly.
scruffy.

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ˌwell ˈdressed [well dressed] adjective
wearing fashionable or expensive clothes

This is what today's well-dressed man is wearing.

 
Example Bank:

She was always well dressed.


Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • well-dressed — adjective a well dressed person is wearing good and fashionable clothes: Her children are always very well dressed …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • well-dressed — adj wearing attractive fashionable clothes ▪ an attractive, well dressed young woman …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • well-dressed — well′ dressed′ adj …   From formal English to slang

  • well-dressed — also well dressed ADJ GRADED Someone who is well dressed is wearing smart or elegant clothes. She s always well dressed. Syn: smart …   English dictionary

  • well-dressed — UK / US adjective a well dressed person is wearing good and fashionable clothes Her children are always very well dressed …   English dictionary

  • well-dressed — /ˈwɛl drɛst/ (say wel drest) adjective wearing clothes that are smart, fit well, and are suitable for the occasion. Also, (especially in predicative use), well dressed /wɛl ˈdrɛst/ (say wel drest) …  

  • well-dressed — adj. Well dressed is used with these nouns: ↑man, ↑woman …   Collocations dictionary

  • well dressed — see well dressed …   English dictionary

  • well dressed — Synonyms and related words: braw, chic, classy, clothes conscious, cosmopolitan, dapper, dashing, dressed to advantage, dressed to kill, dressed up, elegant, en grande tenue, endimanche, exquisite, genteel, gussied up, in full dress, in full… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • well-dressed — adjective That dresses well; characterized by fashionable, attractive clothes …   Wiktionary

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