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DEBT (Schedule of outstanding debt) (Details)

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DEBT (Schedule of outstanding debt) (Details) - USD ($)
$ in Thousands
Nov. 02, 2019
Aug. 03, 2019
Jul. 08, 2019
Feb. 02, 2019
Nov. 03, 2018
Aug. 04, 2018
Debt            
Total debt $ 2,688,775     $ 2,717,450 $ 2,942,994  
Less unamortized discount/premium and debt costs (14,119)     (11,550) (12,431)  
Total debt, net 2,674,656     2,705,900 2,930,563  
Less current portion (24,900)     (24,900) (240,261)  
Long-term debt $ 2,649,756     $ 2,681,000 2,690,302  
8.00% Senior Notes [Member]            
Debt            
Stated interest rate (as a percent) 8.00%   8.00%      
Total debt $ 500,000          
5.875% Senior Subordinated Notes [Member]            
Debt            
Stated interest rate (as a percent) 5.875% 5.875%   5.875%   5.875%
Total debt       $ 510,000 510,000  
Term Loan Credit Facility [Member]            
Debt            
Total debt $ 2,188,775     $ 2,207,450 2,214,994  
Asset-Based Revolving Credit Facility [Member]            
Debt            
Total debt         $ 218,000