Sunday-go-to-meeting clothes

Sunday-go-to-meeting clothes

Rur. one's best clothes. (See also Sunday best.) John was all dressed up in his Sunday-go-to-meeting clothes. I hate to be wearing my Sunday-go-to-meeting clothes when everyone else is casually dressed.
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Sunday-go-to-meeting clothes

Best finery. Churchgoers never wore their everyday clothing to worship service. Instead, they wore their Sunday best, their Sunday-go-to-meeting clothes.
See also: clothes
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If pup is allowed to jump up on you when you are wearing your jeans, he will certainly think the same behavior is appropriate when you are in your best Sunday-go-to-meeting clothes.
He wore a black, double-breasted suit - Sunday-go-to-meeting clothes for a man believes every day should be Sunday.
In the days of the Incas, working in the fields was regarded as a joy rather than a grim duty, and folk dressed in their Sunday-go-to-Meeting clothes to bring in the harvests.