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evening gown

a woman's formal dress, usually having a floor-length skirt.
Also called gown. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2016.
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  • She had dressed early because Wendy so loved to see her in her evening-gown, with the necklace George had given her.

    Peter and Wendy James Matthew Barrie
  • When you waken we will try to find a house-dress to replace your evening-gown.

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