a suit, especially one of conservative cut and color.Compare suit (defs. 2, 3).
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Origin of business suit
An Americanism dating back to 1865–70
Words nearby business suit
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To this officer a sack-suit or business-suit is a lounge-suit.The American Language|Henry L. Mencken