dress-down day

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Definition of dress-down day 

: a day during which employees are allowed to wear casual attire at work

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If your workplace doesn't already, maybe consider organizing a Pride bake sale or dress-down day with proceeds going to an LGBTQ charity. Nick Levine, GQ, "How to Be Gay at Work," 14 June 2018

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First Known Use of dress-down day

1986, in the meaning defined above

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