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Attire appropriate for formal or ceremonial events.
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(Clothing & Fashion)
a. a formal or ceremonial style of dress, such as white tie and tails for a man and a full-length evening dress for a woman
b. (as modifier): full-dress uniform.
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
1. the formal attire customarily worn in the evening.
2. a ceremonial style of dress.
1. formal and complete in all details: a full-dress uniform.
2. done or presented completely or thoroughly.
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|Noun||1.||full dress - formalwear consisting of full evening dress for men|
evening clothes, evening dress, eveningwear, formalwear - attire to wear on formal occasions in the evening
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