suit up

Definition of suit up

US
:to put on a uniform or special clothing
  • The players are suiting up for the game.
  • The divers suited up.

Word by Word Definitions

suit play
  1. : suite

  2. : recourse or appeal to a feudal superior for justice or redress

  3. : an action or process in a court for the recovery of a right or claim

  1. : to be becoming to

  2. : to be proper for : befit

  3. : to outfit with clothes : dress

up play
  1. : in or into a higher position or level

  2. : from beneath the ground or water to the surface

  3. : from below the horizon

  1. : risen above the horizon

  2. : standing

  3. : being out of bed

  1. used as a function word to indicate motion to or toward or situation at a higher point of

  2. : up into or in the

  3. : in a direction regarded as being toward or near the upper end or part of

  1. : one in a high or advantageous position

  2. : an upward slope

  3. : a period or state of prosperity or success

  1. : to rise from a lying or sitting position

  2. : to move upward : ascend

  3. used with and and another verb to indicate that the action of the following verb was either surprisingly or abruptly initiated


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