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  1. dressed(p), dressed-up, dressed to the nines(p), dressed to kill(p), dolled up, spruced up, spiffed up, togged up(adj)

    dressed in fancy or formal clothing

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  1. dressed to the nines(Adjective)

    Very fancily or formally dressed; wearing very showy or splendid clothing.

  2. Origin: many unproven theories exist; first recorded in the late 1700s.


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  • vestida de punta en blancoSpanish
  • viimeisen päälle, pukeutunutFinnish
  • sur son trente et un, tiré à quatre épinglesFrench
  • air èideadh gu spaideilScottish Gaelic
  • kicsípi magátHungarian
  • расфуфыренный, разодетый в пух и прахRussian
  • so s' cwarante-set, riletchî come on vea k' a deus meresWalloon

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