ice-cream suit

  1. a man's lightweight summer suit of white or a finely striped or solid pastel color.

Origin of ice-cream suit

An Americanism dating back to 1885–90

Words Nearby ice-cream suit Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use ice-cream suit in a sentence

  • Hackelberg inhaled slowly, his chest filling and filling until his ice-cream suit looked like it might pop.

    Makers | Cory Doctorow