tent dress


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tent dress

n
(Clothing & Fashion) a very full tent-shaped dress, having no darts, waistline, etc

tent′ dress`


n.
a full, loose-fitting dress that flares outward from top to hem and has no waistline.
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2007 She matched button-down tent dress with a Village People-inspired biker hat, finished with smokey eyes for Late Night in Gotham.
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The pink tent dress made of tulle, with cascading back and Chelsea collar was one such example.
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