dressed to kill
Definition of dressed to kill
: wearing very fancy or attractive clothes We attended the party dressed to kill.
Word by Word Definitions
: to make or set straight
: to arrange (troops, equipment, etc.) in a straight line and at proper intervals
: to prepare for use or service
: apparel, clothing
: an outer garment (as for a woman or girl) usually consisting of a one-piece bodice and skirt
: covering, adornment, or appearance appropriate or peculiar to a particular time
: suitable for a formal occasion
: requiring or permitting formal dress
: relating to or used for a dress
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