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get yourself/sb up

UK informal
verb uk phrasal verb with get   /ɡet/ ( present participle getting, past tense got, past participle got or US usually gotten) us  
to dress yourself or someone else in particular clothing, especially clothing that is strange and unusual and intended to achieve a particular effect: He'd got himself up as a Roman emperor for the party.
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