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dressed to the nines

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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 upadjective

    dressed in fancy or formal clothing


  1. dressed to the ninesadjective

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

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

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of dressed to the nines in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of dressed to the nines in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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  • يرتدي في وArabic
  • 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
  • Klädd till nioSwedish
  • so s' cwarante-set, riletchî come on vea k' a deus meresWalloon

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