bib and tucker

noun

: an outfit of clothing
usually used in the phrase best bib and tucker

Word History

First Known Use

1747, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of bib and tucker was in 1747

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Cite this Entry

“Bib and tucker.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bib%20and%20tucker. Accessed 21 Jul. 2024.

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