Definition of Evening clothes
1. Noun. Attire to wear on formal occasions in the evening.
Generic synonyms: Attire, Dress, Garb
Specialized synonyms: Balldress, Dinner Dress, Dinner Gown, Evening Gown, Formal, Black Tie, Dinner Jacket, Tux, Tuxedo, Dress Suit, Full Dress, Tail Coat, Tailcoat, Tails, White Tie, White Tie And Tails
Lexicographical Neighbors of Evening Clothes
Literary usage of Evening clothes
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Literary News by L. Pylodet, Augusta Harriet (Garrigue) Leypoldt (1901)
"... many guests in and about his ancestral halls, goes off into a wood on his evening clothes discovers that Lepidus is an earlier incarnation of himself. ..."
2. Literary News by L. Pylodet, Augusta Harriet (Garrigue) Leypoldt (1901)
"... goes off into a wood on his evening clothes discovers that L ч earlier incarnation of himself. He introduces the stranger as an cousin of his own, ..."
3. The Life & Experiences of Sir Henry Enfield Roscoe ...: Autorisierte by Henri Poincaré, Ferdinand Lindemann, Henry Enfield Roscoe (1906)
"Said he to the professor, " I see, sir, that you have never had your evening clothes on." " Good gracious," said he, " I forgot all about it. ..."