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English definition of “outfit”

outfit

noun [C]     /ˈaʊtfɪt/
a set of clothes worn for a particular occasion or activity: You should bring at least one extra outfit to the conference. Give some consideration to what outfit to wear for the interview. Our reception staff all wear matching outfits.
informal an organization, company, etc.: He has recently set up his own research outfit, which has as yet no name.
(Definition of outfit noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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