Dolled\ Up

Dressing up, embellishing.

A: I sold the car as soon as I dolled it up a little.

B: I'm going to this big club tonight and I need to get all dolled up.


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  • dolled up — in a party dress, with hair styled, gussied up    When Lisa gets all dolled up, Harry becomes very romantic …   English idioms

  • Dolled up — dressed smartly …   Dictionary of Australian slang

  • dolled up — Australian Slang dressed smartly …   English dialects glossary

  • dolled — adj. dressed up; decorated dÉ’l n. toy baby, toy in the form of a person v. dress oneself up, primp; decorate, ornament …   English contemporary dictionary

  • dolled up — adjective dressed in fancy or formal clothing • Syn: ↑dressed, ↑dressed up, ↑dressed to the nines, ↑dressed to kill, ↑spruced up, ↑spiffed up, ↑togged up • Similar to: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • dressed-up dressed to the ninespredicate dressed to killpredicate dolled up spruced up spiffed up — clothed clothed adj. 1. wearing clothing. [Narrower terms: {adorned(predicate), bedecked(predicate), decked(predicate), decked out(predicate)}; {appareled, attired, clad, dressed, garbed, garmented, habilimented, robed}; {arrayed, panoplied};… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • get (all) dolled up — See: DOLL UP …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • get (all) dolled up — See: DOLL UP …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • All dolled up — dressed in one s best clothes …   Dictionary of Australian slang

  • all dolled up — Australian Slang dressed in one s best clothes …   English dialects glossary

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