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evening gown

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  1. a woman's formal dress, usually having a floor-length skirt.
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Also called gown.
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  • When you waken we will try to find a house-dress to replace your evening-gown.

  • She had dressed early because Wendy so loved to see her in her evening-gown, with the necklace George had given her.

    Peter and Wendy

    James Matthew Barrie