get-up meaning

n. [c]

(informal) a costume; an unusual (and weird, in your opinion) set of clothes: It was funny to see him in that clown's get-up.

NOTE verb = get up

[American slang]
n. (stress on "get") Fancy dress or costume. Some get-up you're wearing!


  1. he looked absurd in that get-up.
  2. his get-up was as scrupulously careful as ever.

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