civilian dress


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Related to civilian dress: civilian garb, civvies
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Noun1.civilian dress - ordinary clothing as distinguished from uniforms, work clothes, clerical garb, etc.civilian dress - ordinary clothing as distinguished from uniforms, work clothes, clerical garb, etc.
civies, civvies - civilian garb as opposed to a military uniform
article of clothing, clothing, habiliment, wearable, vesture, wear - a covering designed to be worn on a person's body
mufti - civilian dress worn by a person who is entitled to wear a military uniform
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A little old man in civilian dress, arranging his gray curls before another mirror, and diffusing an odor of scent, stumbled against them on the stairs, and stood aside, evidently admiring Kitty, whom he did not know.
They also put up a demand that the policemen would not conduct raids in civilian dress and in vehicles without number plate and they should also inform police station concerned before detaining any person.
There have been a number of similar incidents in the past in which the police and Rangers have been responsible for the deaths of innocent people, such as a young man named Abrar , a resident of Keamari, who was shot dead by Counter-Terrorism Department personnel in civilian dress in Sindhi Muslim Society in July, 2016.
In addition, the Beverly Hills Police Department has uniformed officers on bicycles as well as others in civilian dress keeping an eye open for trouble.
The D and SC invited a team of senior journalists to visit the ADR centres to see the mediation being carried out by the Mediator/Incharge of the centre Ilyas Raza, who was sitting in the centre by adoring civilian dress mediating with the parties in a calm, polite and friendly atmosphere.
The 1829 portrait, which was commissioned at the height of Wellingtons political career when he was Prime Minister, shows him in civilian dress, with just his black collar and white stock visible
He also alleged that Intelligence Bureau personnel are arresting political workers in civilian dress.
Soldiers and police as well as security personnel in civilian dress controlled the traffic but no abuse reported during the search of alcohol and firearms.
Riyadh: Major Talal Al-Shalhoob, spokesman of the directorate general of Jawazat, has said a video clip has gone viral on social media about a person in civilian dress talking to an Arab expatriate and threatening him by "giving him a final exit.
Having heart by police officers in civilian dress, Karabay- was detained there and kept in custody for a day.
ISLAMABAD -- Pakistan has rejected baseless allegations by senior Afghan officials regarding Pakistani troops in civilian dress conducting attacks in areas of Kunar Province.
ISLAMABAD, June 24 (KUNA) -- Pakistan on Tuesday rejected the allegations by senior Afghan officials regarding Pakistani troops in civilian dress conducting attacks in areas of Kunar Province of Afghanistan, said Foreign Office.

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