the\ nines

Upscale - usually used with being dressed well.

Dana was dressed to the nines.


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  • The Nines — Infobox Film name = The Nines caption = Theatrical release poster director = John August producer = writer = John August starring = Ryan Reynolds Hope Davis Melissa McCarthy Elle Fanning music = Alex Wurman cinematography = Nancy Schreiber… …   Wikipedia

  • The Nines, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Portland — (Портленд,США) Категория отеля: 5 звездочный отель Адрес …   Каталог отелей

  • To the nines — For other uses, see To the Nines. To the nines is an English idiom meaning to perfection or to the highest degree . In modern English usage, the phrase most commonly appears as dressed to the nines or dressed up to the nines .[1][2] Origin The… …   Wikipedia

  • Myth of the nines — In information technology, the myth of the nines is the idea that standard measurements of high availability can be misleading. Availability is sometimes described in units of nines, as in five nines , or 99.999%. Having a computer system s… …   Wikipedia

  • To the Nines (novel) — infobox Book | name = To the Nines title orig = translator = image caption = First edition cover author = Janet Evanovich cover artist = country = United States language = English series = Stephanie Plum genre = Crime novel publisher = St. Martin …   Wikipedia

  • to the nines — phrasal also up to the nines : to the highest point, degree, or mark dressed to the nines Harper s Bazaar the paper … is done to the nines with a sensitiveness worthy of its subject Leonard Bacon garnished up to the n …   Useful english dictionary

  • Rollin' with the Nines — Infobox Film name = Rollin with the Nines writer = Julian Gilbey, Will Gilbey starring = Vas Blackwood Terry Stone Billy Murray Simon Webbe Jason Flemyng Robbie Gee director = Julian Gilbey producer = Geoff Austin casting director = Lee Dennison… …   Wikipedia

  • To the Nines — Infobox Album | Name = To the Nines Type = Album Artist = Only Crime Released = July 13, 2004 Recorded = February, 2004 The Blasting Room, Fort Collins, Colorado, USA Genre = Punk rock, hardcore punk Length = 28:12 Label = Fat Wreck Chords… …   Wikipedia

  • to the nines — I pp In fine clothes Seamus Allgood came to the party dressedto the nines. 1700s II pp In fine clothes. Seamus Allgood came to the party dressedto the nines. 1700s …   Historical dictionary of American slang

  • dressed to the nines — • dressed to the nines/teeth dressed elegantly The stars were all dressed to the nines during the Academy Awards ceremony …   Idioms and examples

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