- If a person or thing is decked out with or in something, they are decorated with it or wearing it, usually for a special occasion.
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deck out — (someone/something) to decorate someone or something in something special. The stewards were decked out in beautiful new uniforms. Some salesman had decked the car out, giving it racing wheels and stripes on the sides … New idioms dictionary
deck out — verb put on special clothes to appear particularly appealing and attractive (Freq. 1) 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, ↑ … Useful english dictionary
deck out — v. (D; refl., tr.) to deck out in (decked out in their Sunday best) * * * (D;refl.,tr.) to deck outin (deck outed out in their Sunday best) … Combinatory dictionary
deck out — phrasal verb [transitive] Word forms deck out : present tense I/you/we/they deck out he/she/it decks out present participle decking out past tense decked out past participle decked out to decorate a person or object with something, usually for a… … English dictionary
deck out — If you deck out someone or something, you dress or decorate them in a special way. Paul decked out his car for the wedding … English Idioms & idiomatic expressions
deck out — verb a) To decorate (something). They decked the bar out with World Cup paraphernalia for June and July. b) To dress (someone) in fancy clothes. He was decked out as a successful pimp. Syn: adorn … Wiktionary
deck out — adj Dress up. Fred was really decked out for his date with Wendy. 1940s … Historical dictionary of American slang
deck out — decorate; attach ornaments, lights, etc.; customize His truck was all decked out with chrome trim and colored lights … English idioms
deck out — v. dress with special clothes in order to look especially attractive and appealing; dress up; prink … English contemporary dictionary
deck out someone — deck out (someone/something) to decorate someone or something in something special. The stewards were decked out in beautiful new uniforms. Some salesman had decked the car out, giving it racing wheels and stripes on the sides … New idioms dictionary