evening dress Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo

Meaning of “evening dress” in the English Dictionary

"evening dress" in American English

See all translations

evening dressnoun [C]

 us   /ˈiv·nɪŋ ˌdres/ (also evening gown,  /ˈiv·nɪŋ ˌdres/ )
a dress ​worn to ​formal evening ​parties and ​events
(Definition of evening dress from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “evening dress”
in Chinese (Simplified) 晚礼服, 女士晚礼服…
in Chinese (Traditional) 晚禮服, 女士晚禮服…
What is the pronunciation of evening dress?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Word of the Day

new wave

people who are doing activities in a new and different way

Word of the Day

Chest pains and palpitations: talking about illness (2)
Chest pains and palpitations: talking about illness (2)
by Liz Walter,
February 03, 2016
My previous post (My leg hurts: Talking about illness (1)) presented some general vocabulary to use at the doctor’s. This one looks at some more specific areas of illness and explains some useful words and phrases that you may need to use or understand on a visit to the doctor’s. There are several

Read More 

awesomesauce noun
awesomesauce noun
February 01, 2016
slang the state of being extremely good or enjoyable or something or someone that is extremely good or enjoyable Recovering from the awesomesauce of another fab #Vidcon!!

Read More