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VERB (2)

1. dress very carefully and in a finicky manner;

2. put on special clothes to appear particularly appealing and attractive;
- Example: "She never dresses up, even when she goes to the opera"
- Example: "The young girls were all fancied up for the party"
[syn: overdress, dress up, fig out, fig up, deck up, gussy up, fancy up, trick up, deck out, trick out, prink, attire, get up, rig out, tog up, tog out]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Prink \Prink\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Prinked; p. pr. & vb. n. Prinking.] [Probably a nasalized form of prick. See Prick, v. t., and cf. Prig, Prank.] To dress or adjust one's self for show; to prank. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Prink \Prink\, v. t. To prank or dress up; to deck fantastically. "And prink their hair with daisies." --Cowper. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

prink v 1: dress very carefully and in a finicky manner 2: put on special clothes to appear particularly appealing and attractive; "She never dresses up, even when she goes to the opera"; "The young girls were all fancied up for the party" [syn: overdress, dress up, fig out, fig up, deck up, gussy up, fancy up, trick up, deck out, trick out, prink, attire, get up, rig out, tog up, tog out] [ant: dress down, underdress]