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cocktail dressnoun [C]

 us   /ˈkɑk·teɪl ˌdres/
a ​stylish dress ​suitable for an ​eveningparty
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cocktail dressnoun [C]

uk   us  
a ​dressworn for a ​specialsocialoccasion in the ​evening, such as a ​party or ​dance
(Definition of cocktail dress from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “cocktail dress”
in Chinese (Simplified) (正式场合穿的)晚礼服…
in Chinese (Traditional) (正式場合穿的)晚禮服…
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