dress up (something) Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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dress up (something)

phrasal verb with dress  us   /dres/ verb

dress up (something) (IMPROVE)

to make something ​lookbetter than it usually would: Satin and ​gold dress up a ​basicpair of ​jeans. His ​record is a ​string of ​failures dressed up as ​victories.
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