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Meaning of "A-line dress" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF A-LINE DRESS

A-line dress  [ˈeɪˌlaɪn drɛs] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF A-LINE DRESS

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preposition
conjunction
determiner
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A-Line dress is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES A-LINE DRESS MEAN IN ENGLISH?

A-line dress

A-line

An A-line skirt is a skirt that is fitted at the hips and gradually widens towards the hem, giving the impression of the shape of a capital letter A. The term is also used to describe dresses and coats with a similar shape.

Definition of A-line dress in the English dictionary

The definition of A-line dress in the dictionary is a dress that gradually becomes wider from top to bottom, similar to an A in shape.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH A-LINE DRESS


address
əˈdrɛs
cross-dress
ˌkrɒsˈdrɛs
dress
drɛs
full-dress
ˈfʊlˌdrɛs
headdress
ˈhɛdˌdrɛs
minidress
ˈmɪnɪˌdrɛs
nightdress
ˈnaɪtˌdrɛs
overdress
ˌəʊvəˈdrɛs
re-dress
riːˈdrɛs
redress
rɪˈdrɛs
shirtdress
ˈʃɜːtˌdrɛs
slipdress
ˈslɪpˌdrɛs
sundress
ˈsʌnˌdrɛs
underdress
ˈʌndəˌdrɛs
undress
ʌnˈdrɛs

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE A-LINE DRESS

A to Z
a treader of the boards
a turn-up
a visual impairment
a voice in the wilderness
a whale of a
A-bomb
A-frame
A-level
A-line
A-list
A-OK
A-okay
A-one
A-sample
A-side
a-v
A.
a.c.
A.E.

WORDS THAT END LIKE A-LINE DRESS

actress
battle dress
cocktail dress
contact address
direct address
evening dress
fancy dress
formal dress
home address
IP address
mailing address
maxidress
national dress
party dress
pinafore dress
princess dress
State of the Union Address
sweater dress
top-dress
web address
wedding dress

Synonyms and antonyms of A-line dress in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «A-line dress» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF A-LINE DRESS

Find out the translation of A-line dress to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of A-line dress from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «A-line dress» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

A字裙
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

Una línea de vestidos
570 millions of speakers

English

A-line dress
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

एक लाइन पोशाक
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

ألف خط اللباس
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Онлайн платье
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

A linha de vestido
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

A- লাইন পোষাক
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

A- ligne de robe
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Pakaian talian
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

A-Linie Kleid
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ラインのドレス
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

A 라인 드레스
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Busana laras
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

Một dòng váy
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

ஒரு வரி ஆடை
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

ए-लाइन ड्रेस
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

A-line elbise
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Una linea di abiti
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

- Linia wieczorowa
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Онлайн плаття
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

A- line rochie
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

A - line φόρεμα
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

A- lyn rok
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

A - linje klänning
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

A- linje kjole
5 millions of speakers

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about A-line dress

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «A-LINE DRESS»

Discover the use of A-line dress in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to A-line dress and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Absolutely A-Line: 1 Easy Pattern, 26 Adorable Dresses for ...
Shows and tells how to make 26 A-line dresses for girls; pattern included.
Wendi Gratz, 2009
2
The Ultimate Wedding Planning Kit
A-Line/Princess The A-line dress features a shape that is fitted around the bodice and flows out to the ground, resembling the outline of an uppercase A. The dress flows fluidly from the bust to the hem with an unbroken line. Due to its classic ...
Elizabeth Lluch, Alex Lluch, 2007
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Little Green Dresses: 50 Original Patterns for Repurposed ...
7. 8. 10. 11. 6. Measure the length of the shoulder line on the new front pattern and extend the shoulder line on the back pattern upward to match this length. Draw a curved neckline connecting the new high shoulder point and the center back.
Tina Sparkles, 2010
4
Fashion 101: A Crash Course in Clothing
DRESSES A-LINE DRESS what it looks like: “A-line” simply refers to t triangular shape of this dr which is usually made from one piece of cloth that flar out from just below the bu to the bottom hem. The A can beginjust under the bust (an empire ...
Erika Stalder, 2008
5
Knack Planning Your Wedding: A Step-by-Step Guide to ...
A-line skirts create a slim• ming silhouette that flatters most every body type. An A -line dress with an • empire waist beginning just below the bust will bring the focus up toward the chest, shoulders, and face and hide an undefined or fuller waist.
Blair deLaubenfels, Blair deLaubenfels, Christy Weber, and Kim Bamberg, Creators of JunebugWeddings.com, Christy Weber
6
Muslim Women in America : The Challenge of Islamic Identity ...
... A-line dress with embroidered sleeves; green army fatigue A-line dress in comfortable rayon; Modern Vintage—A-line dress made from three pairs of denim pants; multicolored floral print cotton skirt with black diamond-shaped shirt; After ...
Yvonne Yazbeck Haddad Professor of the History of Islam and Christian-Muslim Relations Georgetown University, Jane I. Smith Professor of Islamic Studies Hartford Theological Seminary, Santa Barbara Kathleen M. Moore Associate Professor of Law and Society University of California, 2006
7
Bridal Gallery
Full breasts, a bit of a tummy, round hips and butt You're small on top and heavy at the bottom Short or tall, you're not a fleshy woman Model-like height Small and slim Dress Dos An A-line dress or a gown with a dropped waist will show off ...
8
Flat Pattern Cutting and Modelling for Fashion
Helen Stanley. Development of the maternity dress block: 2 Maternity wear Maternity wear Cut 2 J Tab fastening c Complete front. Use 'A-line dress block ( Figure 4.20a and b, page 56) for this development. The back block remains unchanged.
Helen Stanley, 1991
9
Handbook for Fashion Designing: Best Drafting Techniques
... BLOUSE - KATORI STYLE B. DRESS VARIATIONS (1) TORSO DRAFT WITHOUT DARTS (2) A-LINE DRESS (3) SLEEVELESS TOP (4) DRESS WITH PRINCESS LINE (5) PRINCESS LINE DRESS WITH FLARES AND GODETS (6) DRESS ...
Ritu Jindal, 1998
10
Metric Pattern Cutting for Children's Wear and Babywear
1b Half circular skirt 2a 2b 3 Very gathered skirt Slightly gathered skirt Flared skirt 4 Flared and gathered skirt Basic dresses and tops 1 Basic dress 2 Basic blouse 3 Flat 'A' line dress 4 Yoke dress 5 Smocked dress 6 Sleeveless dress 7 ...
Winifred Aldrich, 2009

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «A-LINE DRESS»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term A-line dress is used in the context of the following news items.
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Jada Pinkett Smith wears a layered black dress at Chiltern Firehouse
We are diggin' her a-line dress with the floral underlay but we would like to see her in a new style. Even though, we'd prefer her in a different ... «Daily Mail, Jul 15»
2
Beckley native to host trunk show at The Greenbrier
Rader's spring/summer line includes such a wrap dress, an A-line dress, scoop dress, caftan, a backless halter and different takes on her ... «Beckley Register-Herald, Jul 15»
3
9 Emotional Stages Of Buying A New Pair Of Shoes, Because It's …
That A-line dress looked funky on my curvy hips so I'm not too sad about leaving it behind. But those pumps that are way out of my budget but make my legs look ... «Bustle, Jul 15»
4
Feeling Myself: Fancy and Fancy-Free
To give you a sense of what this means, my favorite outfits as a kid were a set of black velour overalls and an off-shoulder tulle A-line dress with ... «Jezebel, Jun 15»
5
Lauren Conrad Fourth of July fashion
... with a Topshop Stripe Jacquard A-Line dress for $95. The most expensive item on this Fourth breakdown comes from Clare V. foldover clutch ... «Examiner.com, Jun 15»
6
Jennifer Lawrence Wears Little White Dress, And You Can Steal Her …
Lawrence opted for a bohemian feel with her layered turquoise jewelry, which added just enough color to the plain white, a-line dress. She also ... «Bustle, Jun 15»
7
11 Times Ariana Grande Channeled Another Decade With The Help …
1910. My great grandpa's comforter is this exact same pattern. All to say, this tea-length A-line dress is classic and totally made for the 1910s. «Bustle, Jun 15»
8
Caron Le Brun loves mixing favorites with current pieces
Black long-sleeve dot print A-line dress by Ted Saluto, a Boston-based fashion designer who passed away in March. Bought last year. “I'd send ... «Boston Globe, Jun 15»
9
ON POTTY PARITY, SERIOUSLY
From left to right on the sign were two familiar female and male pictograms (wearing the standard A-line dress and conceivably nothing at all, ... «Folio Weekly, Jun 15»
10
Alexa Chung makes an oh-so-stylish host in 90s style mini dress!
Mingling with New York's fashion elite, Alexa looked every inch the model in the 90s inspired A-line dress which brought a touch of preppy Brit ... «Reveal, Jun 15»

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