capsule wardrobe

[ kap-suhl wawr-drohb, -sool, -syool ]

noun
  1. a small, carefully selected set of clothes that go well together and serve as the foundation of multiple outfits:Everyone should have a classic white shirt in their capsule wardrobe.

Origin of capsule wardrobe

1
First recorded in 1940–45

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British Dictionary definitions for capsule wardrobe

capsule wardrobe

noun
  1. a collection of clothes and accessories that includes only items considered essential

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