decked out

idiom

1
: dressed in a very fancy way
We got all decked out for the occasion.
often + in
She was decked out in furs.
guys decked out in fancy tuxedos
2
: decorated in a fancy way
often + with
a room decked out with hundreds of little lights

Examples of decked out in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web As its name implies, the hotel is Venice-themed, and guests begin their stay in the over-the-top lobby decked out in frescoes. Lydia Mansel, Travel + Leisure, 17 Feb. 2024 An adjacent dining area connects to the gourmet kitchen, which is decked out with two islands and top-tier appliances. Wendy Bowman, Robb Report, 15 Feb. 2024 Many of the film’s stars posed for photos at the London premiere, decked out in the finest sci-fi-like fashions. Jack Smart, Peoplemag, 15 Feb. 2024 Attendees came through decked out in their team’s gear and enjoyed loud tunes, cornhole and football toss, and drinks from the onsite bars. The Bon Appétit Staff & Contributors, Bon Appétit, 13 Feb. 2024 The men in their group, decked out in jerseys and beads, don’t even look back. Ct Jones, Rolling Stone, 12 Feb. 2024 Usher reemerged, somehow looking even better than before, decked out in a shimmering black-and-blue Off-White motorbike ensemble. Jason Lamphier, EW.com, 12 Feb. 2024 The only other people in the line to have their bags checked are stadium workers, decked out in official jackets. Amy Kaufman, Los Angeles Times, 11 Feb. 2024 Carey Mulligan, Lucy Boynton, Sadie Sink, Michelle Williams, Whitney Peak, America Ferrera, Elizabeth Olsen, Katie Holmes, Kerry Washington, Chase Sui Wonders, Amandla Stenberg, and Cazzie David were among the first to discover the new boutique—all decked out in head-to-toe Chanel looks, naturally. Eliseé Browchuk, Vogue, 8 Feb. 2024 See More

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“Decked out.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/decked%20out. Accessed 1 Mar. 2024.

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