Definition of

Dress Down

  1. (verb, body) dress informally and casually
  2. (verb, communication) censure severely or angrily
    The deputy ragged the Prime Minister
    The customer dressed down the waiter for bringing cold soup

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Antonyms of Dress Down

dress up

Alternate forms of Dress Down

Hyponyms: brush down, castigate, chasten, chastise, correct, objurgate, tell off

Hypernyms: criticise, criticize, dress, get dressed, knock, pick apart

Words that sound like Dress Down

derequisition, derogation, detraction, direction, drag down, dresden

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