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See definition of overdress on Dictionary.com
  • as incape
  • as indress up

synonyms for overdress

  • Vandyke
  • capote
  • cardinal
  • cloak
  • cope
  • dolman
  • fichu
  • gabardine
  • mantilla
  • mantle
  • pelisse
  • poncho
  • shawl
  • tabard
  • tippet
  • wrap
  • wrapper
  • bertha
  • manteau
  • mantelletta
  • paletot
  • pelerine
  • talma
  • victorine
See also synonyms for: overdressed / overdressing
  • attire
  • clothe
  • deck out
  • embellish
  • spruce up
  • array
  • beautify
  • fit out
  • fix up
  • gussy up
  • improve
  • preen
  • prettify
  • primp
  • prink
  • slick
  • smarten
  • spiff up
  • titivate
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How to use overdress in a sentence

She will wear her white satin trained dress, with white lace overdress, which she had made for the last May ball, you remember.
VICTOR'S TRIUMPHMRS. E. D. E. N. SOUTHWORTH
A bodice and overdress of white cretonne flowered with red roses.
PATRIOTIC PLAYS AND PAGEANTS FOR YOUNG PEOPLECONSTANCE D'ARCY MACKAY
Overdress and bodice of white silk brocaded with scarlet roses.
PATRIOTIC PLAYS AND PAGEANTS FOR YOUNG PEOPLECONSTANCE D'ARCY MACKAY
Colonial overdress and bodice of white, brocaded with pale-blue roses.
PATRIOTIC PLAYS AND PAGEANTS FOR YOUNG PEOPLECONSTANCE D'ARCY MACKAY
And, besides, I want you to trim my lace overdress with fresh ribbons; you will have too much to do to-morrow to attend to it.
A NOBLE NAMECLAIRE VON GLMER
She had doffed her lace overdress, and looked wonderfully lovely in the close-fitting blue silk with bare neck and arms.
A NOBLE NAMECLAIRE VON GLMER
Never permit the party to extend to late hours, and never overdress the little folks.
SOCIAL LIFEMAUD C. COOKE
Jean Merritt wore her favorite rose color, a dress of satin with an overdress of tulle.
THE RANCH GIRLS AND THEIR GREAT ADVENTUREMARGARET VANDERCOOK
Originally it had been only a simple little slip of cream silk with a chiffon overdress.
ANNE OF THE ISLANDLUCY MAUD MONTGOMERY
There was a short, quilted skirt of white satin and a panniered overdress of gay, flowered silk, caught up with blue bows.
PATTY'S SOCIAL SEASONCAROLYN WELLS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO OVERDRESS

  • Vandyke
  • bertha
  • capote
  • cardinal
  • cloak
  • cope
  • dolman
  • fichu
  • gabardine
  • manteau
  • mantelletta
  • mantilla
  • mantle
  • overdress
  • paletot
  • pelerine
  • pelisse
  • poncho
  • shawl
  • tabard
  • talma
  • tippet
  • victorine
  • wrap
  • wrapper
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.