best bib and tucker

noun

Definition of best bib and tucker

: best clothes not often in formal use strutting in their best bib and tucker— C. G. Bowers

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First Known Use of best bib and tucker

1747, in the meaning defined above

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“Best bib and tucker.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/best%20bib%20and%20tucker. Accessed 3 Aug. 2021.

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