Logo vs Getup - What's the difference?

logo | getup |


As nouns the difference between logo and getup

is that logo is logo (a symbol or emblem that acts as a trademark) while getup is (chiefly|us|informal) a costume or outfit, especially one that is ostentatious or otherwise unusual.

logo

English

(wikipedia logo)

Noun

(en noun)
  • A symbol or emblem that acts as a trademark or a means of identification of an institution or other entity.
  • (science) A single graphic which contains one or more separate elements.
  • An ensign, a badge of office, rank, or power.
  • getup

    English

    Alternative forms

    * get up * get-up

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (chiefly, US, informal) A costume or outfit, especially one that is ostentatious or otherwise unusual.
  • *1899 ,
  • When near the buildings I met a white man, in such an unexpected elegance of get–up that in the first moment I took him for a sort of vision.
  • * 1917 , " 1,200 Reading Firemen March," Reading Eagle (Pennsylvania, USA), 28 Oct. p. 4:
  • The Schnitzelbank Band, each member attired in an odd getup , received many comments for the manner in which the men marched.
  • * 2009 , " Worried They Will Miss the War: Inside the Mind of West Point's Class of 2009," Newsweek , 6 June:
  • [A] parade of costumed cadets trots by: a shark costume, an Uncle Sam getup and three young men in form-fitting bodysuits.
  • (informal) A fight or altercation.
  • * 2002 , Andrea Sachs, " Caricature Builder," Time , 21 Jan.:
  • "A bully. Picked on fellows. He loved to fight. But I never saw him in a getup with a fellow his own size."
  • (publishing) Layout and production style, as of a magazine.
  • See also

    * all get up * get up