Engelsk ordbog



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Engelsk udsagnsord: dress up

1. dress up (i anatomi) put on special clothes to appear particularly appealing and attractive


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningShe never dresses up, even when she goes to the opera.
The young girls were all fancied up for the party.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)attire, deck out, deck up, fancy up, fig out, fig up, get up, gussy up, overdress, prink, rig out, tog out, tog up, trick out, trick up


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s somebody


Mindre specifikke termerdress, get dressed


Mere specifikke termerbedizen, dizen, dress, enrobe, plume, prank, preen, primp, tart up


Udsagnsord med lignende betydningcostume, dress, dress up, dress up


Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)dress down, underdress

2. dress up (om ændring) make something appear superficially attractive


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe researcher tried to dress up the uninteresting data.
Don't try to dress up the unpleasant truth.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)window-dress


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something


Mindre specifikke termerbeautify, embellish, fancify, prettify

3. dress up (om tilvejebringelse) put a caparison on


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningCaparison the horses for the festive occasion.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)bard, barde, caparison


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something


Mindre specifikke termeradorn, beautify, decorate, embellish, grace, ornament

4. dress up (i anatomi) dress in a costume


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningWe dressed up for Halloween as pumpkins.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)costume


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s somebody


Mindre specifikke termerapparel, clothe, dress, enclothe, fit out, garb, garment, habilitate, raiment, tog


Udsagnsord med lignende betydningattire, deck out, deck up, dress up, fancy up, fig out, fig up, get up, gussy up, overdress, prink, rig out, tog out, tog up, trick out, trick up

5. dress up (i anatomi) dress in a certain manner


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningShe dresses in the latest Paris fashion.
He dressed up in a suit and tie.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)dress


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s PP


Mindre specifikke termerdress, get dressed


Mere specifikke termervest


Udsagnsord med lignende betydningattire, deck out, deck up, dress, dress up, fancy up, fig out, fig up, get dressed, get up, gussy up, overdress, prink, rig out, tog out, tog up, trick out, trick up









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