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dress suit

noun
1.
a man's suit for formal evening dress, with tail coat and open-front waistcoat.
Origin
1800-1810
1800-10
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Examples for dress suit
  • No one was allowed to attend in a dress suit or evening dress.
  • She entered this house and after half an our emerged, carrying a dress suit case.
British Dictionary definitions for dress suit

dress suit

noun
1.
an ensemble of matching formal evening wear
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