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done/dressed (up) to the nines

informal wearing very ​stylish and ​fashionableclothes, often for a ​particularpurpose or ​occasion: The ​doorbellrang and there was Chris, all ​dressed up to the nines.
(Definition of done/dressed (up) to the nines from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “done/dressed (up) to the nines”
in Chinese (Simplified) 衣饰华丽,身着盛装…
in Chinese (Traditional) 衣飾華麗,身著盛裝…
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