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plus-one

noun
1.
(informal) a person who accompanies an invited person to a social function
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Contemporary definitions for plus-one
noun

the guest of a person invited to an event

Examples

I will be attending the holiday party plus-one.

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Word Origin

1977

Usage Note

also plus-one , adj. "accompanied by a guest"

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