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The phrase "dressed to the nines" is an adjective. It means to be very well dressed.
Dressed to the nines
it just means dressed really well. There is no clear meaning for the term "nines," although the number nine is often used as a superlative, or number meaning something is very good.
I believe it is a spin-off of the term "dressed to the nines" which means to be very fashionably dressed. Being "dressed to the sevens" is a term made popular by ads for the new Tide Total Care detergent which show the seven signs of beautiful clothes and it implies that you can look your very best on an everyday level.
111,111,111 nines are in a billion
NINE: -noun 1. a cardinal number, eight plus one. 2. a symbol for this number, as 9 or IX. 3. a set of this many persons or things. 4. a baseball team. 5. a playing card with nine pips. 6. the Nine, the Muses. -adjective 7. amounting to nine in number. -Idiom 8. dressed to the nines, looking one's best; dressed smartly, splendidly, etc.: All the girls were dressed to the nines for the party. (from dictionary.com)
There are approximately 11.88888889 nines in 107.
Ninety-Nines was created in 1929.
The Nines - band - was created in 1998.
Burchfield Nines was created in 1978.
I cannot find this phrase in a slang dictionary. There is a phrase 'dressed to the nines,' which means decked out in your best clothes. There is also a slang term 'jacked,' which can either be a short form of 'hijacked' (He jacked my seat when I got up to go the bathroom) or can mean muscled-up or pumped.
There are four nines in a deck of cards.
The Law of Nines has 502 pages.
The duration of Rollin' with the Nines is 1.53 hours.
7 nines, with 5 left over.
Whole nines: none.Nines, in fraction: infinitely many.Whole nines: none.Nines, in fraction: infinitely many.Whole nines: none.Nines, in fraction: infinitely many.Whole nines: none.Nines, in fraction: infinitely many.
its impossible for 4 nines to equal 20
Nines receive bikes at the Ceremony.
four nines - with eight left over !
The Law of Nines was created on 2009-08-18.
Rollin' with the Nines was created on 2006-04-21.
thirteen number nines
The long line of cadets in formation dressed in gray in West Point.