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The meaning of "frock up"

" Frock up "
Meaning:
Wear a smart or formal dress for a special occasion.
Example:
The boys all wore new suits for the formal and the girls frocked up.
Where did it originate?:
Australia, 20th century.
Where is it used?:
Most common in Australia, but spreading worldwide
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