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DEBT (Schedule of outstanding debt) (Details)

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DEBT (Schedule of outstanding debt) (Details) - USD ($)
$ in Thousands
May 02, 2020
Feb. 01, 2020
Aug. 03, 2019
May 04, 2019
Feb. 02, 2019
Aug. 04, 2018
Debt            
Total debt $ 3,276,325 $ 2,682,550   $ 2,711,225    
Less unamortized discount/premium and debt costs (12,374) (13,190)   (10,723)    
Total debt, net 3,263,951 2,669,360   2,700,502    
Less current portion (624,900) (24,900)   (24,900)    
Long-term debt $ 2,639,051 2,644,460   2,675,602    
8.00% Senior Notes [Member]            
Debt            
Stated interest rate (as a percent) 8.00%          
Total debt $ 500,000 500,000        
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    
Term Loan Credit Facility [Member]            
Debt            
Total debt $ 2,176,325 $ 2,182,550   $ 2,201,225    
Asset-Based Revolving Credit Facility [Member]            
Debt            
Total debt $ 600,000