getup

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noun get·up \ˈget-ˌəp\

Definition of getup

  1. 1 :  outfit, costume

  2. 2 :  general composition or structure

Examples of getup in a Sentence

  1. He came onstage in a cowboy getup.

  2. a guy in a crazy getup

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First Known Use of getup

1842


GETUP Defined for English Language Learners

getup

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Definition of getup for English Language Learners

  • : an unusual outfit or costume


GETUP Defined for Kids

getup

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noun get·up \ˈget-ˌəp\

Definition of getup for Students

  1. :  1outfit 1, costume We dressed in cowboy getups.



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