tea gown

noun

Definition of tea gown

: a semiformal gown of fine materials in graceful flowing lines worn especially for afternoon entertaining at home

First Known Use of tea gown

1878, in the meaning defined above

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“Tea gown.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tea%20gown. Accessed 25 January 2020.

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