Textual thesaurus for "dress up"

(verb) trick out, trick up, tog out, tog up, prink, rig out, deck out, deck up, attire, overdress, get up, gussy up, fig out, fig up, fancy up

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

(verb) dress

dress in a certain manner

She dresses in the latest Paris fashion; he dressed up in a suit and tie

(verb) costume

dress in a costume

We dressed up for Halloween as pumpkins

(verb) window-dress

make something appear superficially attractive

The researcher tried to dress up the uninteresting data; Don't try to dress up the unpleasant truth

(verb) bard, barde, caparison

put a caparison on

caparison the horses for the festive occasion