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Definition of "underdressing" [underdressing]

  • Present participle of underdress. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "underdressing" in a sentence
  • "I'm a big fan of underdressing for big occasions and overdressing for smaller ones—that way, you at least look different from everyone else."
  • "There is indeed such a thing as overdressing, but that is when one ignores the conventions of the situation: the equivalent of ignoring the conventions by underdressing."
  • ""The most basic mistake new employees make is underdressing," says Randall Hansen, a professor of business at Stetson University in Deland, Fla."