dress englannista suomeksi
järjestää hiukset, kammata, sukia
kiillottaa, silottaa, viimeistellä
To clothe oneself; to put on clothes. (defdate)
To put on the uniform and equipment necessary to play the game.
Of a man, to allow the genitals to fall to one side or other within the trousers. (defdate)
To prepare (food) for cooking, especially by seasoning it. (defdate)
c. 1590, (w), ''(w)'', Act IV, Scene 3,https://en.wikisource.org/wiki/The_Taming_of_the_Shrew
- Here, love; thou seest how diligent I am,
- To dress thy meat myself, and bring it thee:
1595, (w), ''The Old Wives' Tale (play)|The Old Wives’ Tale'', The Malone Society Reprints, 1908, lines 142-143,https://archive.org/details/oldwivestale00peeluoft
- OLD WOMAN. (..) he sent all his men out of his Land.
- FROLICKE. Who drest his dinner then?
To prepare oneself; to make ready. (defdate)
- but syr Gawayns spere brak / but sir marhaus spere helde / And therwith syre Gawayne and his hors russhed doune to the erthe / And lyghtly syre Gawayne rose on his feet / and pulled out his swerd / and dressyd hym toward syr Marhaus on foote
- dressing their hair with the white sea flower
1884, (w), ''Life of Carlyle''
- If he felt obliged to expostulate, he might have dressed his censures in a kinder form.
To ornament (a ship) by hoisting the national colours at the peak and mastheads, and setting the jack forward; when "dressed full", the signal flags and pennants are added.
2012, Marvin Silbersher, ''A Fistful of Stars'' (page 106)
- Mallory, all night long, single-handedly painted and dressed the set so that at eight o'clock Sunday morning when we arrived to make breakfast in the kitchen, there she was sound asleep on the davenport in the set, every prop in place.
(senseid) To treat (a wound, or wounded person). (defdate)
1590, (w), ''(w)'', III.5:
- Daily she dressed him, and did the best / His grievous hurt to guarish, that she might(nb..).
1883, (w), ''(w)'':
- (..)he was deadly pale, and the blood-stained bandage round his head told that he had recently been wounded, and still more recently dressed.
To prepare for use; to fit for any use; to render suitable for an intended purpose; to get ready.
''to dress leather or cloth; to dress a garden; to dress grain, by cleansing it; in mining and metallurgy, to dress ores, by sorting and separating them''
- When he dresseth the lamps he shall burn incense.
- three hundred horses (..) smoothly dressed
To manure (land).
To arrange in exact continuity of line, as soldiers; commonly to adjust to a straight line and at proper distance; to align.
''to dress the ranks''
To break and train for use, as a horse or other animal.
(quote-book)| title=(w)| chapter=2| url=http://openlibrary.org/works/OL2004261W| passage=Now that she had rested and had fed from the luncheon tray Mrs. Broome had just removed, she had reverted to her normal gaiety. She looked cool in a grey tailored cotton dress with a terracotta scarf and shoes and her hair a black silk helmet.
(quote-book)|title=(w)| chapter=6| url=http://openlibrary.org/works/OL2004261W| passage=Even in an era when individuality in dress is a cult, his clothes were noticeable. He was wearing a hard hat of the low round kind favoured by hunting men, and with it a black duffle-coat lined with white.
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