slap–up

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adjective \ˈslap-ˌəp\

Definition of slap–up

chiefly British

  1. :  first-rate, bang-up

Circa 1823

First Known Use of slap–up

circa 1823


SLAP–UP Defined for English Language Learners

slap–up

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adjective \ˈslap-ˌəp\

Definition of slap–up for English Language Learners

  • of a meal : excellent and very large

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