HyperDic: do_up

English > 2 senses of the expression do up:
VERBcontactdo upwrap for decorative purposes
bodydo up, doll up, pretty up, glam upuse special care in dressing, making-up , etc.
English > do up: 2 senses > verb 1, contact
Meaningwrap for decorative purposes.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Broaderwrap, wrap upArrange or fold as a cover or protection
English > do up: 2 senses > verb 2, body
MeaningUse special care in dressing, making-up , etc..
PatternSomebody ----s somebody
Synonymsdoll up, pretty up, glam up
Broadergroom, neatencare for one's external appearance
Spanishataviar, embellecer
Catalanarreglar-se, empolainar-se

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