do up

verb

Definition of do up 

transitive verb

1 : to prepare (as by cleaning or repairing) for wear or use do up a shirt

2a : to wrap up do up a package

b : put up, can

3a : to deck out : clothe

b : to furnish with something ornamental : decorate

5 : fasten do up the buttons of a shirt

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Examples of do up in a Sentence

the whole house had been done up for Halloween on Wild West Day some of the women came to the office done up as showgirls, while the men were mostly outlaws

First Known Use of do up

1666, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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