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DEBT (Schedule of outstanding debt) (Details)

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DEBT (Schedule of outstanding debt) (Details) - USD ($)
$ in Thousands
Aug. 01, 2020
Feb. 01, 2020
Aug. 03, 2019
Debt      
Total debt $ 2,670,100 $ 2,682,550 $ 2,695,000
Less unamortized discount/premium and debt costs (11,557) (13,190) (14,709)
Total debt, net 2,658,543 2,669,360 2,680,291
Less current portion (24,900) (24,900) (24,900)
Long-term debt $ 2,633,643 2,644,460 2,655,391
8.00% Senior Notes [Member]      
Debt      
Stated interest rate (as a percent) 8.00%    
Total debt $ 500,000 500,000 500,000
Term Loan Credit Facility [Member]      
Debt      
Total debt $ 2,170,100 $ 2,182,550 $ 2,195,000