(v.) = deck out ; deck ; attire. Ex: He was described as 'a self-important, self-righteous blowhard, puffing his filthy pipe, patches on the elbows of his well-worn tweed jacket, decked out in the cliche costume of the shabby liberal icon'. Ex: A hospice volunteer has decked his house in hundreds of Christmas lights in a bid to raise money. Ex: We were 'in his humble opinion' improperly attired to dine in such an illustrious establishment. ---- * ataviarse = tog out ; tog up ; primp ; deck + Reflexivo.