Gussy definition

gŭsē
To dress or decorate elaborately; adorn or embellish.

Gussied herself up in sequins and feathers.

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(slang) To dress (up) or decorate in a fine or showy way.
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Origin of gussy

  • Perhaps from Australian slang gussie an effeminate man from Gussie diminutive of the personal name Augustus

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition