dress uniform

noun
|Updated on: 18 Jul 2018

Definition of dress uniform

: a uniform for formal wear

Recent Examples of dress uniform from the Web

These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'dress uniform.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.

First Known Use of dress uniform

1814

in the meaning defined above

See Words from the same year
NEW! Time Traveler

DRESS UNIFORM Defined for English Language Learners

dress uniform

Definition of dress uniform for English Language Learners

  • : a military uniform that is worn at formal events


Learn More about dress uniform


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up dress uniform? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

requiring immediate aid or action

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Difficult Spelling Words Quiz

  • alphabet-pasta-spelling-help
  • Which is the correct spelling?
How Strong Is Your Vocabulary?

Test your vocabulary with our 10-question quiz!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!