Sunday-go-to-meeting

Sunday-go-to-meeting
adjective
used of clothing
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my good clothes

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her Sunday-go-to-meeting clothes

Syn: ↑go-to-meeting
Similar to: ↑best

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • Sunday-go-to-meeting — ☆ Sunday go to meeting [sun′dāgō΄tə mēt′iŋ, ] occas [.sun′dēgō΄tə mēt′iŋ ] adj. Informal appropriate to Sunday church services; i.e., best or most presentable, as clothes, manners, etc …   English World dictionary

  • Sunday-go-to-meeting — /ˌsʌndeɪ goʊ tə ˈmitɪŋ/ (say .sunday goh tuh meeting) adjective US Colloquial most dressed up; most presentable; best: Sunday go to meeting shoes …  

  • Sunday-go-to-meeting — /sun day goh teuh meet n, mee ting, dee /. adj. Informal. most presentable; best: Sunday go to meeting clothes. [1825 35, Amer.] * * * …   Universalium

  • Sunday-go-to-meeting — Sun′day go to meet′ing [[t]ˈmit n, ˈmi tɪŋ[/t]] adj. inf most presentable; best: Sunday go to meeting clothes[/ex] • Etymology: 1825–35, amer …   From formal English to slang

  • Sunday\ go-to-meeting\ clothes — • best bib and tucker • Sunday best • Sunday go to meeting clothes n. phr. informal Best clothes or outfit of clothing. The cowboy got all dressed up in his best bib and tucker to go to the dance. Mary went to the party in her Sunday best and… …   Словарь американских идиом

  • Sunday-go-to-meeting — adjective Date: 1831 appropriate for Sunday churchgoing …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Sunday-go-to-meeting — adjective of clothes, suitable for wearing to church; ones best …   Wiktionary

  • Sunday best — or[Sunday go to meeting clothes] See: BEST BIB AND TUCKER …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • Sunday best — or[Sunday go to meeting clothes] See: BEST BIB AND TUCKER …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • Sunday\ best — • best bib and tucker • Sunday best • Sunday go to meeting clothes n. phr. informal Best clothes or outfit of clothing. The cowboy got all dressed up in his best bib and tucker to go to the dance. Mary went to the party in her Sunday best and… …   Словарь американских идиом

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