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dressed (up) to the nines

informal to be ​wearingfashionable or ​formalclothes for a ​specialoccasion: Jackie went out dressed to the nines.
(Definition of dressed (up) to the nines from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “dressed (up) to the nines”
in Chinese (Simplified) 衣冠楚楚,打扮入时…
in Chinese (Traditional) 衣冠楚楚,打扮入時…
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