dress-down day

noun

Definition of dress-down day

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

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Recent Examples on the Web 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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“Dress-down day.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dress-down%20day. Accessed 26 Feb. 2021.

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