suit up

phrasal verb

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

Examples of suit up in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Tom Brady Brady suited up for his big night at Gillette Stadium on Wednesday. Julia Teti, WWD, 13 June 2024 All the action happens on the main island, Cavada, home to a collection of pavilions and casitas, the breezy Terraza restaurant, and an activities center for getting suited up in scuba and snorkel gear. Siobhan Reid, Condé Nast Traveler, 16 May 2024 Martinez recorded two hits and an RBI in Friday night’s 4-2 loss to the Cardinals at Citi Field, where the six-time All-Star finally suited up after signing with the Mets in late March. Peter Sblendorio, New York Daily News, 27 Apr. 2024 Also watching practice rather than suiting up for it: running back Christian McCaffrey, tight end George Kittle, linebacker Fred Warner, and defensive backs Talanoa Hufanga, Ji’Ayir Brown, Charvarius Ward and Deommodore Lenoir. Cam Inman, The Mercury News, 5 June 2024 Of course, not every player is going to suit up for 162 games or make 30 starts. Matt Weyrich, Baltimore Sun, 8 Mar. 2024 Hiller suited up for 63 career games, registering eight goals, 12 assists and 20 points, playing his final game in 1994. Kevin Baxter, Los Angeles Times, 22 May 2024 Slim Shady was suited up in a black tux and rocked matching sunglasses at the outdoor ceremony. 2024 is shaping up to be an incredible year for Eminem. Michael Saponara, Billboard, 20 May 2024 Even if things go according to plan over the next few months, star tight end T.J. Hockenson might not be ready to suit up for the Vikings in Week 1. Dane Mizutani, Twin Cities, 16 May 2024

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“Suit up.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 Jun. 2024.

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