dress (up) as (someone or something)

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dress (up) as (someone or something)

1. To wear clothing or accessories that cause someone or something to look like someone or something else. My daughter plans to dress up as Madonna for Halloween.
2. To outfit someone or something in clothing or accessories. In this usage a noun or pronoun can be used between "dress" and "up" or "as" (if "up" is not being used). I have a friend who really enjoys dressing her dachshund as different historical figures.
See also: dress

dress (up) as someone or something

to dress in the manner of someone or something. l am going to dress up as a ghost for Halloween. Larry will dress up as the pumpkin from Cinderella.
See also: dress