trick out(redirected from tricking ourselves out)
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To adorn (someone or something) or equip with fancy, attractive, or ostentatious clothing or ornaments. A noun or pronoun can be used between "trick" and "out." I like getting tricked out before going out for a fancy meal. He spent all that money tricking his car out, but the thing still runs like a piece of junk.
Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.
Ornament or adorn, especially ostentatiously or garishly, as in She was all tricked out in beads and fringe and what-have-you. This term uses trick in the sense of "dress up" or "decorate," a usage dating from about 1500. [Early 1700s]
The American Heritage® Dictionary of Idioms by Christine Ammer. Copyright © 2003, 1997 by The Christine Ammer 1992 Trust. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
trick outor trick up
To ornament or adorn someone or something, often garishly: I tricked out my car with some shiny new rims and neon lights. We tricked the bedroom out with velvet and leopard print. The dancers were all tricked out in beads and fringe.
The American Heritage® Dictionary of Phrasal Verbs. Copyright © 2005 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.