overdressed :

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  • v  dress too warmly
  • v  put on special clothes to appear particularly appealing and attractive
  • s  dressed too elaborately

  • Minister Konitza, Bishop Noli and the three princesses chatted in Boston's Ritz-Carlton Hotel and next day the Moslem sisters, overdressed as usual, attended two Boston Albanian .
  • Derval's principle is to present a lot of girls and a lot of spectacleso much spectacle indeed that he clearly has the most overdressed undressed show in the world.
  • Chalabi was overdressed, in a clean tie and a pressed herring-bone blazer.

  • Joe Biden in Yahoo! News
    Folks, I apologize if I'ma little overdressed,said Joe Biden at a stop in Iowa. "I got in the plane -- I was meeting with President Talabani, you know, he's the Kurdish leader in Iraq, and I literally ran from that meeting in the Capitol."
  • Isaac Hayes in CBS News
    There was the time when Lily Tomlin, standing next to an outlandishly dressed Isaac Hayes cracked, "I'm hoping that I personally haven't overdressed for the occasion!"
  • Zach Randolph in New York Daily News
    Nobody told me what to wear,Randolph said that day. "I think I'm overdressed."

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