full dress

4 ENTRIES FOUND:

full dress

noun

: special clothes that are worn for a ceremony or for important social occasions

Full Definition of FULL DRESS

:  the style of dress prescribed for ceremonial or formal social occasions

Examples of FULL DRESS

  1. The Army required full dress be worn to the event.
  2. The officers were in full dress.

First Known Use of FULL DRESS

1748

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