civilian clothes

plural noun
  1. everyday or ordinary clothing, as distinguished from a military uniform.

  2. Informal. ordinary clothing as distinguished from a uniform, clerical garb, or work clothes.

Origin of civilian clothes

First recorded in 1885–90

Words Nearby civilian clothes Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2024

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