HyperDic: slick_up

English > 2 senses of the expression slick up:
VERBchangeslick up, spruce up, spruce, titivate, tittivate, smarten up, spiff upmake neat, smart, or trim
bodyslick up, spruce up, spruce, smarten updress and groom with particular care, as for a special occasion
English > slick up: 2 senses > verb 1, change
Meaningmake neat, smart, or trim.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Something ----s somebody; Something ----s something
Synonymsspruce up, spruce, titivate, tittivate, smarten up, spiff up
Broaderfancify, beautify, embellish, prettifymake more beautiful
Spanishacicalar, adornar, arreglar, ataviarse, ataviar, atildar, componer, emperejilar, emperifollar, engalanar
Catalanabillar-se, arreglar-se, arreglar, empolainar-se
English > slick up: 2 senses > verb 2, body
MeaningDress and groom with particular care, as for a special occasion.
PatternSomebody ----s; Somebody ----s somebody
Synonymsspruce up, spruce, smarten up
Broadergroom, neatencare for one's external appearance
Spanisharreglarse, ataviarse
Catalanabillar-se, empolainar-se

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