from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Informal An outfit or costume.
  • n. Printing Arrangement and production style, as of a magazine or book.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A costume or outfit, especially one that is ostentatious or otherwise unusual.
  • n. A fight or altercation.
  • n. Layout and production style, as of a magazine.
  • n. Alternative form of get-up-and-go.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. General composition or structure; manner in which the parts of a thing are combined; arrangement; format; make-up; style of dress, etc.
  • n. A set of clothing (with accessories); ; -- often used with implied disapproval or scorn.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Equipment; dress; appearance; style.
  • n. The general manner or style of production; external appearance or qualities: as, the get-up of the book is excellent.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a set of clothing (with accessories)
  • v. put on special clothes to appear particularly appealing and attractive
  • v. study intensively, as before an exam
  • v. get up and out of bed
  • v. rise to one's feet
  • v. develop
  • v. raise from a lower to a higher position
  • v. arrange by systematic planning and united effort
  • v. cause to rise


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