dinner suit

noun

Definition of dinner suit

British
: a formal suit for a man especially : a formal black suit worn with a white shirt and a black bow tie : (chiefly US) tuxedo

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“Dinner suit.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dinner%20suit. Accessed 22 Jan. 2021.

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