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smart casual

or smart-casual

adjective
1.
(of clothing) neat or professional-looking but fairly casual:
The dress code for the event will be smart casual.
noun
2.
smart casual clothing or style.
Origin of smart casual
1920-1925
1920-25
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Contemporary definitions for smart casual
adjective

of clothing, somewhat informal but neat

Examples

Smart casual means you are wearing something like dress trousers, a long-sleeve shirt, maybe a tie, leather loafers.

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