Pronunciation: (dres'ing),[key] —n. 1. the act of a person or thing that dresses.
2. a sauce for food: salad dressing. 3. stuffing for a fowl: turkey dressing. 4. material used to dress or cover a wound.
5. manure, compost, or other fertilizers.
6. the ornamental detail of a building, esp. that around openings.