soup-and-fish

[soop-uh n-fish]

noun Informal.

a man's formal evening clothes.

Nearby words

  1. soup kitchen,
  2. soup plate,
  3. soup spoon,
  4. soup to nuts,
  5. soup up,
  6. soup-to-nuts,
  7. soupbone,
  8. soupcon,
  9. soupfin,
  10. soupfin shark

Origin of soup-and-fish

alluding to the early courses of a formal dinner

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