dress as

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References in classic literature ?
Rebecca looked at it and thought to herself, "Just like my happy day!" Nothing could show more clearly the kind of child she was than the fact that she instantly perceived the symbolism of the rose, and laid it in the drawer with the dress as if she were burying the whole episode with all its sad memories.
Lynde made that dress a mite too long, and it makes Anne look so tall.
Throw on a denim jacket, textured tights and motorcycle boots for dinner with friends, or slip a dark T-shirt over your frock and use the bottom portion of the dress as a skirt.
"Girls are looking for a more classic, elegant-style dress as they want to look sophisticated and grown-up.