civies
civies civies n. civilian garb as opposed to a military uniform.

Syn: civvies. [WordNet 1.5]


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  • civies — noun (plural) civvies …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

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  • civvy — also civie noun (plural civvies; also civies) Date: circa 1889 1. plural civilian clothes as distinguished from a particular uniform (as of the military) 2. civilian …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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