How to use civvy in a sentence
On the seventh day, they wore “civvies,” typically trousers and a polo shirt.In Tom Cruise Divorce, Scientology Loses Fashion Icons|Rebecca Dana|July 6, 2012|DAILY BEAST
And then you go change into your civvies and join your new friends for dinner, moving from the inner sanctum to the dining room.
He was in civvies, the jeans and sweater I normally thought of him wearing, but he had his service ribbons pinned to his breast.Little Brother|Cory Doctorow
Nevertheless, if I were in civvies, you'd have permitted the waiter to cut my steak.The Pride of Palomar|Peter B. Kyne
As soon as afternoon parade was dismissed, we would dive for our quarters, and re-don our "civvies" until next parade."Over There" with the Australians|R. Hugh Knyvett
And the civvies—gorblimy—when I was 'ome on leave they kep' on arstin' me, 'Ain't yer wounded yet?'
When we first come out, I thought all the Belgian civvies a lot o' bloody cowards takin' cover whenever Fritz came over.