morning dress


noun

formal daytime apparel for men, including striped pants, a cutaway, and a silk hat.
a simple dress for wear in the home; housedress.

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Origin of morning dress

First recorded in 1690–1700
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morning dress

noun

formal day dress for men, comprising a morning coat, usually with grey trousers and top hat
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