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Meaning of “done up/dressed up like a dog's dinner” in the English Dictionary

"done up/dressed up like a dog's dinner" in British English

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done up/dressed up like a dog's dinner

UK informal wearing very ​formal or ​decorativeclothes in a way that ​attractsattention
(Definition of done up/dressed up like a dog's dinner from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “done up/dressed up like a dog's dinner”
in Chinese (Simplified) 衣冠楚楚, 打扮得花枝招展…
in Chinese (Traditional) 衣冠楚楚, 打扮得花枝招展…
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