Dictionary.com

slap-up

[ slap-uhp ]
/ ˈslæpˌʌp /
Save This Word!

adjective British Informal.
excellent; first-rate: a slap-up do.
QUIZ
QUIZ YOURSELF ON "IS" VS. "ARE"
"Is" it time for a new quiz? "Are" you ready? Then prove your excellent skills on using "is" vs. "are."
Question 1 of 7
IS and ARE are both forms of which verb?

Origin of slap-up

First recorded in 1820–30
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2022

How to use slap-up in a sentence

British Dictionary definitions for slap-up

slap-up

adjective
(prenominal) British informal (esp of meals) lavish; excellent; first-class
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
FEEDBACK