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ball gown

Definition of ball gown

  1. a long dress that is worn to large formal parties for dancing



Word by Word Definitions

ballplay
  1. :  a round or roundish body or mass: as

    :  a spherical or ovoid body used in a game or sport

    :  earth, globe

  1. :  to form or gather into a ball

    :  to form or gather into a ball

  1. :  a large formal gathering for social dancing

    :  a very pleasant experience :  a good time

gownplay
  1. :  a loose flowing outer garment formerly worn by men

    :  a distinctive robe worn by a professional or academic person

    :  a woman's dress


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