He said we must slick up our swords and guns, and get ready.
The women need a chance to wash their faces and slick up a little.
As soon as I am back in my cell I remove my cap and coat and “slick up” for dinner.
When he knew in advance he was going with me, he went up to the bunkhouse to slick up.
He had donned a fresh shirt, ahead of time, and evidently had tried to slick ...