dress uniform
noun Date: 1814 a uniform for formal wear

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • dress uniform — dress .uniform n [U and C] a uniform that officers in the army, navy etc wear for formal occasions or ceremonies …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • dress uniform — dress ,uniform noun count or uncount a uniform that members of the military wear on formal occasions …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • dress uniform — n. a military uniform worn on formal occasions …   English World dictionary

  • Dress uniform — See military uniform and full dress for wider coverage of dress uniforms. Students from the École Polytechnique, during the Bastille Day Military Parade, in full dress uniform …   Wikipedia

  • dress uniform — noun a military uniform worn on formal occasions • Topics: ↑military, ↑armed forces, ↑armed services, ↑military machine, ↑war machine • Hypernyms: ↑military uniform • Hyp …   Useful english dictionary

  • dress uniform — UK / US noun [countable/uncountable] Word forms dress uniform : singular dress uniform plural dress uniforms a uniform that members of the armed forces wear on formal occasions …   English dictionary

  • dress uniform — dress′ u′niform n. mil a uniform worn for formal occasions • Etymology: 1895–1900 …   From formal English to slang

  • dress uniform — uniform worn only on formal occasions …   English contemporary dictionary

  • dress uniform — 1. U.S. Air Force. a uniform consisting of the coat and trousers of the service uniform, with a white shirt and black bow tie, worn for formal occasions. 2. U.S. Army. a blue uniform worn for formal occasions. 3. U.S. Navy. a dark blue uniform… …   Universalium

  • dress uniform — noun (C, U) a uniform that officers in the army, navy etc wear for formal occasions or ceremonies …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

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