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What does Glad Rags mean in slang?
glad rags. Stylish clothes, as in Let’s put on our glad rags and go out on the town. [ Slang; late 1800s]
What is a Gladrag?
Fancy clothes, especially the best clothes that somebody keeps for special occasions.
How do you use Glad Rags in a sentence?
1. Let’s put on our glad rags and go out tonight! 2. Her sister-in-law’s glad rags were not very glad.
What finery means?
Definition of finery : ornament, decoration especially : dressy or showy clothing and jewels.
What does the Sunday best mean?
Definition of Sunday best : one’s best clothing worn to church or on special occasions.
What does wedding finery mean?
Finery is fancy and expensive clothing and jewelry. Your fanciest clothes are finery, especially if they’re elaborate or pricey. Many people dress in finery to attend formal weddings, wearing long gowns and well-tailored tuxedos. The fancy shoes, hats, necklaces, and ties are all also considered to be finery.
What was the railhead?
the farthest point to which the rails of a railroad have been laid. the upper part of a rail, used for supporting and guiding the wheels of railroad cars. a railroad depot at which supplies are unloaded to be distributed or forwarded by truck or other means.
What is Sunday’s best dress code?
No Jeans • No shorts • No Leggings • Shoes must be closed toe • Socks must be worm • Preferred: o Dresses and skirts that meet the dress code length (Skirts and jumpers will be no more than 2” above the knee. ) o Dress pants (boys or girls) o Shirts with collars (Polo shirts, dress shirts, etc.)
What does six ways to Sunday mean?
in every way possible
Six ways from Sunday is an idiom that has undergone many changes over the last several hundred years. The idiom six ways from Sunday means in every way possible, having done something completely, having addressed every alternative.
What is a brooded?
to think or worry persistently or moodily about; ponder: He brooded the problem.
What is a Finary?
: ornament, decoration especially : dressy or showy clothing and jewels.
What is a railhead in the military?
railhead. (*) A point on a railway where loads are transferred between trains and other means of transport. See also navigation head. ( US DoD) Advertisements.