dinner gown

formal dress worn in the evening

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • dinner gown — noun a gown for evening wear • Syn: ↑dinner dress, ↑formal, ↑evening gown • Hypernyms: ↑gown, ↑formalwear, ↑eveningwear, ↑evening dress, ↑evening clothes …   Useful english dictionary

  • dinner-gown — dinnˈer gown noun A less formal evening dress • • • Main Entry: ↑dinner …   Useful english dictionary

  • dinner dress — noun a gown for evening wear • Syn: ↑dinner gown, ↑formal, ↑evening gown • Hypernyms: ↑gown, ↑formalwear, ↑eveningwear, ↑evening dress, ↑evening clothes …   Useful english dictionary

  • gown — n 1. evening dress, evening gown, dinner dress, dinner gown; dress, frock, robe; garment, raiment. 2. mantle, cloak, cassock; garb, canonicals, cloth vestments, Inf. clericals; academicals. v 3. robe, drape, dress, clothe, vest, garb, attire,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • dinner dress — a dress, often long and having sleeves or a jacket, more elaborate than one designed for daytime wear but less formal than an evening gown. [1805 15] * * * …   Universalium

  • evening gown — noun a gown for evening wear • Syn: ↑dinner dress, ↑dinner gown, ↑formal • Hypernyms: ↑gown, ↑formalwear, ↑eveningwear, ↑evening dress, ↑evening clothes …   Useful english dictionary

  • Tea gown — A tea gown or tea gown is a woman s at home dress of the late 19th to mid 20th centuries characterized by unstructured lines, light fabrics, and frothy or feminine detail.quotation|Every one knows that a tea gown is a hybrid between a wrapper and …   Wikipedia

  • robe — n 1. gown, outer garment, vestment, Archaic. investment; cap and gown, academicals; pontificals, canonicals, cassock, surplice, scapular, Eccles. alb, Eccles. dalmatic, Eccles. chasuble, Rom. Cath. Ch. mantelletta; frock, habit; toga, praetexta,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • evening clothes — noun attire to wear on formal occasions in the evening • Syn: ↑formalwear, ↑eveningwear, ↑evening dress • Hypernyms: ↑attire, ↑garb, ↑dress • Hyponyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • evening dress — noun attire to wear on formal occasions in the evening • Syn: ↑formalwear, ↑eveningwear, ↑evening clothes • Hypernyms: ↑attire, ↑garb, ↑dress • Hyponyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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