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getup

or get-up

[get-uhp] /ˈgɛtˌʌp/
noun, Informal.
1.
costume; outfit:
Everyone will stare at you if you wear that getup.
2.
arrangement or format; style:
the getup of a new cookbook.
Origin of getup
1825-1835
1825-35; noun use of verb phrase get up

get-up

[get-uhp] /ˈgɛtˌʌp/
noun
1.
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get-up

noun

  1. The end of a prison term (1925+ Underworld)
  2. ress; costume and grooming: Why the fancy get-up today? (1861+)
The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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