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Definition of tux

: tuxedo

Examples of tux in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Meloni opted for a suave look in a black tux and bowtie. Chaise Sanders, Country Living, 18 Sep. 2022 Somerhalder was decked out in a classic tux for the glam event, while Dobrev opted for a black and metallic gown. Nasha Smith, Peoplemag, 1 Sep. 2022 Henderson, meanwhile, wore a cream tux by Dolce and Gabbana, while the groomsmen were clad in Atelier Houston. Natasha Dye, PEOPLE.com, 2 June 2022 Another photo showed Cyrus and Hemsworth — dressed in traditional white and a tux — in front of cake and cupcakes, with the singer's mom Tish in the frame. Diana Pearl, Peoplemag, 1 Sep. 2022 Gaga in a vinyl suit with a bezaddlez tux jacket and J-Hope in an oversized black-and-blue Canadian tuxedo. Michelle Lee, PEOPLE.com, 1 Aug. 2022 Sam complemented Britney’s look in a tux by Versace. Alexandra Macon, Vogue, 10 June 2022 The two take their first Met Gala as a married couple in coordinated, sleek black ensembles—Hailey in a strapless Saint Laurent gown and Justin in a matching tux and white shoes. Sabrina Park, Harper's BAZAAR, 2 May 2022 Hemsworth wore a black tux with a black t-shirt for the event while Pataky looked radiant in a black evening gown with a plunging neckline and cutouts. Georgia Slater, PEOPLE.com, 29 June 2022 See More

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First Known Use of tux

1922, in the meaning defined above

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Last Updated

23 Sep 2022

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“Tux.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tux. Accessed 26 Sep. 2022.

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