noun. attire to wear on formal occasions in the evening.
- tail coat
- evening dress
- black tie
- evening clothes
- dinner dress
- dinner jacket
- dress suit
- dinner gown
- white tie and tails
- evening gown
- white tie
- dress down
- formal (English)
- formel (Middle English (1100-1500))
- wear (English)
- weren (Middle English (1100-1500))
Example sentences of the word formalwear
Plan a “first date” experience with an intimate candlelight dinner, complete with formalwear and time set aside to ask each other questions as if you were on a first date.
2. Noun, singular or mass
If you prefer not to pack your own jacket, keep in mind that your cruise line may offer formalwear for rent.
3. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
The ship may have men’s formalwear for rent.