Sunday best


Sunday best
N-SING: poss N
If you are in your Sunday best, you are wearing your best clothes, which you only wear for special occasions.

They looked as if they were dressed in their Sunday best, the girls in clean white dresses, the boys in dark trousers and plain white shirts.


English dictionary. 2008.

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  • Sunday best — or[Sunday go to meeting clothes] See: BEST BIB AND TUCKER …   Dictionary of American idioms

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  • Sunday best — n. Informal one s best clothes * * * …   Universalium

  • Sunday best — noun singular OLD FASHIONED your best clothes that you wear for special occasions …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • Sunday best — best clothes, glad rags    Father was in his Sunday best in his three piece, navy suit …   English idioms

  • Sunday best — ► NOUN ▪ a person s best clothes …   English terms dictionary

  • Sunday best — n. Informal one s best clothes …   English World dictionary

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