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(ˈmit n, -ˈmi tɪŋ)

most presentable; best: Sunday-go-to-meeting clothes.
[1825–35, Amer.]
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Adj.1.sunday-go-to-meeting - used of clothing; "my good clothes"; "her Sunday-go-to-meeting clothes"
best - (superlative of `good') having the most positive qualities; "the best film of the year"; "the best solution"; "the best time for planting"; "wore his best suit"
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Drawing up articles of impeachment is not going to be a Sunday-go-to-meeting," he said.
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.
An enfilade of five gray-painted walls is breached with the help of a trusty pair of yellow heels and those Sunday-go-to-meeting gloves, until Gilmore arrives, sweating and dusty, at the far side.