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dress up / ponerse elegante
 
dress up   dress
A. -intransitive verb + adverb   (in smart clothes)   ponerse elegante   (formally)   vestirse de etiqueta   (in fancy dress)   disfrazarse
B. -transitive verb + adverb
1. (in smart clothes)   poner elegante   (in fancy dress)   disfrazar
·you're all dressed up, are you going somewhere?
·vas muy elegante, ¿es que vas a algúnoun sitio?
·to dress somebody up as something
·disfrazar or vestir a somebody, someone de algo
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2. (=improve appearance of)
[+facts, events]   disfrazar
·it was a pile of scrap metal dressed up as article
·era un montónoun de chatarra disfrazado de arte
·they dressed the setback up as a triumph
·hicieron creer que el revénoun había sido en realidad un triunfo
 
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