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dude up

To dress formally, perhaps more formally than usual. A reflexive pronoun can be used between "dude" and "up." You need to dude yourself up for this event tonight—a suit and tie would be appropriate. I duded up for the birthday party and was embarrassed to find the other guests in shorts and T-shirts.
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duded up

Dressed formally, perhaps more formally than usual. You need to be duded up for this event tonight—a suit and tie would be appropriate. I got all duded up for the birthday party and was embarrassed to find the other guests in shorts and T-shirts.
See also: dude, up

dude-bro

slang A heterosexual, often white, male who is hypermasculine and apt to behave in a sexist and/or homophobic manner. Often used pejoratively. If this guy you're dating is prone to casual misogyny, he might just be a dude-bro. JJ is just an obnoxious dude-bro, deriding anything he doesn't like as "gay."

dude ( oneself ) up

Sl. to dress in fancy or stylish clothing. I have to go dude myself up for the party. I'm not going to dude up tonight. Why don't you dude yourself up so we can go out tonight?
See also: dude, up

duded up

Sl. dressed up. She got all duded up in her fanciest dancing dress. He hates fancy clothes. He didn't even get duded up for his own wedding.
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dude

(dud)
1. n. a male friend; a guy. (see also dude up.) Who’s the dude with the cowboy boots?
2. mod. excellent. (see also dudical.) The game was severely dude! We won!

dude (oneself) up

tv. to dress in fancy or stylish clothing. Why don’t you dude yourself up so we can go out tonight?
See also: dude, up

dude up

verb
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dude up

in. to dress up. (Possibly as in doo-ed up.) Let’s get all duded up and go out.
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duded up

mod. dressed up. He hates fancy clothes. He didn’t even get duded up for his own wedding.
See also: dude, up
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It was in the early 1970s that I and my mates would roam the streets singing Mott the Hoople's song, All The Young Dudes, wondering what on earth it meant.
I have a tactical horse," Chantal said, rating Game On Dude as one of the best she has ridden.
Louise Whitehead, from Shrewsbury, launched All Time Dude, a website fashion brand specialising in teenage boys' clothes, this summer.
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The Dude is most certainly a lazy man, but he also may be what the Jewish tradition might call a lamed vavnik--one of the 36 righteous souls so pure that the fate of the world rests on their shoulders (even if they have no idea that it does).
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My main focus during the winter and summer months will be on gaining Dude, my six-month-old Labrador pup.
"Dude, you're, like, not gonna believe what I just read on my favorite blog."
Bird-lover Gary Zammit, 42, hand-reared Dude after finding the chick minutes from death under a nest lashed by a storm which killed his mother.
Dude Ranches of the American West is a panoramic, full-color photography exhibit of more than 25 dude ranches across the American West.