Reflexively: To prepare one's self; to apply one's skill
or energies (to some object); to betake.
To clothe or array; to dress.
To direct, as words (to any one or any thing); to make, as
a speech, petition, etc. (to any one, an audience).
To direct speech to; to make a communication to, whether
spoken or written; to apply to by words, as by a speech, petition,
etc., to speak to; to accost.
To direct in writing, as a letter; to superscribe, or to
direct and transmit; as, he addressed a letter.
To make suit to as a lover; to court; to woo.
To consign or intrust to the care of another, as agent or
factor; as, the ship was addressed to a merchant in Baltimore.
To prepare one's self.
To direct speech.
Act of preparing one's self.
Act of addressing one's self to a person; verbal
A formal communication, either written or spoken; a
discourse; a speech; a formal application to any one; a petition; a
formal statement on some subject or special occasion; as, an address of
thanks, an address to the voters.
Direction or superscription of a letter, or the name,
title, and place of residence of the person addressed.
Manner of speaking to another; delivery; as, a man of
pleasing or insinuating address.