Highland dress


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Highland dress

n
1. (Clothing & Fashion) the historical costume, including the plaid, kilt or filibeg, and bonnet, as worn by Highland clansmen and soldiers
2. (Clothing & Fashion) a modern version of this worn for formal occasions
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Wearing Highland dress, the prince raised the flag for the event and also met the tug-ofwar team at the annual gathering.
"Of course, his royal highness wears Highland dress so well and he doesn't need an excuse to wear it.
"Two men who were causing mischief were captured by the British Army, not for crimes that they had committed, such as the stealing of goods, but because they were in full Highland dress, which the British Government's Dress Act 1746 had outlawed.
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Nine members of the Royal Regiment of Scotland decided to take the plunge in their Highland dress finery after passing their scuba diving exams.
Three-man team The New Day - featuring favourites Kofi Kingston, Big E and Xavier Woods - wore traditional Highland dress and quoted THAT speech from Braveheart.
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Guests enjoyed champagne on arrival followed by a three course lunch as well as a signed book, whilst Alastair showcased his skills on the bagpipes following the surprise appearance of a piper in full highland dress.
THERE was a unionist theme to Ullesthorpe's pre-season drive-in as new captain Steve Milton, originally from Scotland, turned out in full highland dress, lady captain Chris Bown went for the English Rose look and junior Freddie Macarthur opted for a Union Jack shirt.
Which jockey rode again after five years of ANSWERS: 1 As a blues singer and guitarist; 2 The Sami (formerly known as the Lapps); 3 Highland dress; 4 Bruce Bairnsfather; 5 Durham; 6 Truro; 7 Boy Bruce, the Mighty Atom; 8 Lester Piggott; 9 Sun Yat-sen; 10 Chlorophyll.

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