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tuxedo

noun [C] uk   /tʌkˈsiː.dəʊ/  us   /-doʊ/ (plural tuxedos) mainly US (informal tux , UK usually dinner jacket)
a man's black or white jacket worn at formal social events, usually in the evening, with matching trousers and a bow tie
Translations of “tuxedo”
in Arabic بَدلة السهرة…
in Korean 디너 재킷…
in Malaysian tuksedo…
in Turkish smokin…
in Italian smoking…
in Chinese (Traditional) (指男式)晚禮服…
in Russian смокинг…
in Polish smoking…
in Vietnamese áo vét tuxedo, bộ vét tuxedo…
in Spanish Esmoquin…
in Portuguese smoking…
in Thai เสื้อทักซิโด้, ชุดทักซิโด้…
in Catalan vestit d’etiqueta, esmòquing…
in Japanese タキシード…
in Indonesian tuksedo, jas, setelan…
in Chinese (Simplified) (指男式)晚礼服…
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