noun Unabridged


noun Informal.
costume; outfit: Everyone will stare at you if you wear that getup.
arrangement or format; style: the getup of a new cookbook.
Also, get-up.

1825–35; noun use of verb phrase get up Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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Example sentences
The creature inside this getup seems game but arthritic and perplexed.
Recently, the selection of different costumes has improved, but it's still
  difficult to find a great getup.
Whether the design was inspired or abhorrent, credit had to be given for the
  uniqueness of the getup.
The authors have skillfully made a selection of topics aimed at helping the
  beginner getup to speed.
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