glad rags


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glad rags

pl.n. Slang
Stylish clothes.

glad rags

pl n
(Clothing & Fashion) informal best clothes or clothes used on special occasions

glad′ rags`


n.pl.
Informal.
dressy clothes.
[1900–05]
Translations
أفضَل ملابِس الشَّخص للمناسبات الخاصَّه
sváteční šaty
festtøjselskabstøj
ünneplõruha
spariföt
sviatočný oblek
bayramlık giysi

glad rags

pl (inf)beste Klamotten pl (inf), → Sonntagsstaat m (inf); go and put your glad rags on!wirf dich in Schale! (inf)

glad

(glӕd) adjective
pleased or happy. I'm very glad that you are here; the glad smiles of the children.
ˈgladden verb
to make glad. The news gladdened her.
ˈgladly adverb
I'd gladly help but I have too many other things to do.
ˈgladness noun
glad rags
a person's best clothes, worn for special occasions. I'll get my glad rags on for the party.
References in classic literature ?
Surely, he thought to himself, my glad rags in themselves are eloquent advertisement of my need.
They never wore glad rags like them in the old country," Billy sneered.
When the rest of the Dingle clan get wind of a party, they decide to don their glad rags and go, too, leaving Samson and Noah with Chas.
FFOS Las racecourse was the place to be yesterday with people putting on their glad rags for Ladies Day.
Penny has been seen out and about in her glad rags and handbags in St Tropez over the past couple of days.
THE weekend saw Hollywood's cool kids donning their glad rags for the MTV Movie and TV Awards in Los Angeles.
Edward Hide (pictured) 80 16-time Cock of the North; Paul Cook 71 rider of Glad Rags & Touching Wood; Frank Morby 83 former champion jockey in Kenya; John Kelly 70 chairman of Ladbrokes Coral; Mary Jo Lohmeier 54 trainer of Countess Diana & Richter Scale; David Harvey 75 trainer of Schwartzhalle; Rose Dobbin 38 trainer of Jonniesofa; Shirley Vickery 50 rider of Teeton Mill; Sharon Oliver 59 rider of Aonoch; Bruce Blair QC 71 member of the BHA appeal board; Tom Werner 67 co-owner of Fredwel; Russell Reed 58 breeder & owner; Gerry Morrissey 57 head of broadcasting union Bectu & Cheltenham member; David Cassidy 67 singer & racehorse owner; Gordon Farr 57 owner & racehorse syndicator Please notify birthday greetings to us at least one week before publication
Rita gets her glad rags on to dance with him at the Zambezi Club party.
Above: Glad Rags and Cartridge Bags, Scotland's foremost ladies shooting club, has started 2016 with a sold out ladies clay shoot.
Winkleman get their glad rags on, and the three finalists battle it out to get their hands on the glitterball trophy.
It was a black tie do naturally and the great and the good of the showbiz world threw on their glad rags.
So after 12 months of crying their mascara all down their faces, emerging dazed from realisticlooking wreckage and praying they don't forget their lines ahead of a big live episode, it's time for the soap stars to put on their glad rags and celebrate at The British Soap Awards 2015.