gussy definition by Webster's New World
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gussy definition by American Heritage Dictionary
transitive verb gus·sied, gus·sy·ing, gus·sies Slang
To dress or decorate elaborately; adorn or embellish: gussied herself up in sequins and feathers.
Origin: Perhaps from Australian slang gussie, an effeminate man, from Gussie, diminutive of the personal name Augustus.