or get-up


noun Informal.

costume; outfit: Everyone will stare at you if you wear that getup.
arrangement or format; style: the getup of a new cookbook.

Nearby words

  1. getty,
  2. getty, jean paul,
  3. gettysburg,
  4. gettysburg address,
  5. gettysburg, battle of,
  6. getz,
  7. getz, stan,
  8. geulincx,
  9. geulincx, arnold,
  10. geum

Origin of getup

First recorded in 1825–35; noun use of verb phrase get up



noun Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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